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  • initialism cardiac ICU; Initialism of cardiac intensive care unit.


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  • This state-of-the-art CICU is designed and staffed to care for the children during the most intense period of their treatment.

    Our Locations

  • The 20-bed Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) opens to meet the needs of infants, children and adolescents with heart disease.

    Historical highlights

  • Mrs. Valadez will never forget the kindness of Nancy-Ann Bitterman, RN, BSN, the nurse who was Matthew's main care provider in the Evelyn and Daniel M. Tabas Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) and who provided updates during surgery to the family.

    Tetralogy of Fallot -- Matthew

  • Your child will recover from these procedures in the CICU.

    Coarctation of the Aorta

  • Your baby will be admitted to the Tabas Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU).

    Tricuspid Atresia

  • Children's Hospital provides a family presence at physician-led patient rounds and in the Emergency Department during resuscitation; family sleep space has been incorporated into the new unit design of critical beds in the CICU and PICU; and family members are represented on key Hospital committees including bioethics, clinical research and patient safety.

    History of family-centered care at CHOP

  • Designed exclusively to provide state-of-the-art cardiac care, the 25-bed Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) is located on the sixth floor of Children's Hospital, adjacent to the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU).

    Our Locations

  • After surgery, patients initially recover in the Tabas Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) and then in the Cardiac Care Unit as they improve.

    Atrioventricular Canal Defects

  • Children are transported to our PICU, N/ICU, CICU, Emergency Department and general inpatient units.

    Emergency Transport Program

  • Once your baby arrives at Children's Hospital, we will care for him or her in the Tabas Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU).

    Coarctation of the Aorta


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