Bellevue Hospital’s Medical Surgical Unit or “Med/Surg,”
as we sometimes say, has 32 private rooms -- each with
its own personal bathroom and shower.
rooms were designed with a quiet, restful décor,
comfortable furnishings and other amenities to help
speed in your recovery.
provide care to patients with a variety of medical
and/or surgical needs.
department’s Mission Statement is “Providing exceptional
care through compassion and teamwork,” and we live these
words every day.
team begins with you, the patient. You may select other
members of your team to include loved ones and family
members. Your doctors are also part of our hospital’s
team, along with our nursing staff of registered and
licensed practical nurses and nursing assistants. Other
members of your team includes the dietitian and
nutrition services; laboratory, respiratory, and
diagnostic imaging services; physical, occupational and
speech therapists; pharmacists; and social services.
Your team works together to develop a unique plan of
care to fit your individual needs.
nursing team on the Medical Surgical Unit, we pride
ourselves in our ability to take care of patients from
pediatrics to geriatrics. And we work diligently to
provide the physical and emotional care you and your
you are chronically ill, injured or following surgery,
we are there for you with compassionate care to help you
recover and begin the process of returning home.
believe that each patient has the right to receive
quality care based on individual needs and age.
Patients and their families are involved in establishing
priorities for the care that best meet the patient
to keep you safe in a clean and healthy environment.
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keep you safe while you are in our hospital.
Care Team is also available for you throughout your
Please click here to learn more about The
Bellevue Hospital’s Care Team.
Professionalism, caring, flexibility and a commitment to
continuous improvement are key qualities of our nursing
staff. Our staff also regularly participates in
educational activities to maintain competence, gain new
knowledge and develop advanced skills.
Additional amenities available for Medical Surgical
Patients are as follows:
Each room also has a sofa sleeper for you and your
family’s comfort during your hospital stay.
Each bed has a nurse-call system ringing directly to
the Nurse’s Station. Please call whenever you need
anything and at any time.
Room Service is available to you anytime between
7:30 am and 6:30 pm. Order what you like, including
your special dietary needs, and have it delivered
directly to your room.
Guest Room Service trays for family members and
guests are available during the same hours for
Private phone with easy access and free local calls.
Flowers, balloons (no latex balloons please) and
special gifts are available from gift shop on ground
floor or may be brought into hospital when you
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do helps us provide Quality Care, Close to Home.