Surgical Suite

MANAGER: Pierrette Dallaire

LOCATION: Upper level

TELEPHONE:

FAX : 705-337-4021 (Administration)

E-MAIL: pdallaire@senhosp.ca

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday to Friday 0730-1530 hours, with emergency on call coverage 24 hours/ day

FUNCTIONS:

  1. To provide nursing care to all clients undergoing surgical interventions, Endoscopy or diagnostic procedures.
  2. To provide ambulatory day surgery services for clients undergoing surgical intervention, Endoscopy or diagnostic procedures.
  3. To provide post anesthetic care to clients who have undergone surgical interventions, Endoscopy or diagnostic procedures.
  4. To provide a learning opportunity to nursing and medical students to enable them to meet the objectives set in their curriculum.

SERVICES PROVIDED

The surgical suite consists of three(3) operating rooms. One room is used for all general surgery. The second room is used for all Endoscopy procedures and the third room is used for Urology procedures. Ambulatory day surgery consist of four cubicles to prepare patients prior to under going their procedure. Post anesthetist care unit (PACU) provides immediate post operative nursing care to patients following their procedure. Nursing care is provided by Registered Nurses who are crossed trained in all aspects of care in the Surgical Suite.

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C. difficile Rates:
March 0.00 per 1529 patient days

 

MRSA:
April to June 0.00

 

VRE:
April to June 0.00