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CCU861Nurses in Backus Hospital’s CCU are specially trained to provide this level of care. The CCU nursing staff are all Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified, and many are either Trauma Certfied or Critical Care Nursing Certified as well.

An entire team of professionals are dedicated to the comprehensive care of each patient — from the patient’s personal physician, specialists, nurses, social service personnel, dieticians, pharmacists, discharge planning personnel, and other individuals such as trauma coordinator clinical coordinator.

The nurse-to-patient ratio is 2-to-1, allowing for constant monitoring around the clock.