Surgical ICU (SICU)

  • CCM fellows are integrated into the rotation under the guidance of surgery and anesthesia critical care attendings in the 20-bed SICU. CCM fellow act as the SICU fellow during their second year. Fellows are exposed to rich surgical pathology and gain expertise in the management of post-operative critically ill patients. This unit also houses VV ECMO patients, and fellows are invited to cannulate when opportunities arise. Residents in this ICU are from both anesthesia and surgery programs, and dedicated unit APPs assist the team with workflow.