Department of Critical Care Medicine primarily focuses upon the comprehensive care of critically ill patients. The department has a Multi Disciplinary ICU ( MDICU ) with 8 beds and a High Dependency Unit (HDU) with 6 beds. The medical team consists of consultants, well trained registrars and nursing staff led by an intensivist.
The unit is well equipped with state of the art ventilators, non- invasive ventilators and in-house haemodialysis facility. The department facilitates various educational activities for doctors and nurses in the hospital. This includes regular in-house CME programs, CPR training for nurses etc. The department also conducts regular academic programs outside the hospital for doctors in public and private hospitals in Trivandrum who take care of critically ill patients.