Critical Care & Neurosciences Nursing Specialties
The MedStar Washington Hospital Center's Critical Care and Neuroscience department provides the most critically ill patients with expert care unsurpassed in the mid-Atlantic region. Every day, interdisciplinary teams collaborate and implement thoughtful, innovative medical and nursing care for patients with a variety of complex medical and surgical diagnoses. This high energy, high acuity department not only provides the best in patient care, it offers nurses the opportunity to experience the most challenging and exciting aspects of nursing.
The possibilities for professional growth are endless. Our nurse leaders support and encourage nurses to pursue their interests and professional goals. Access to educational programs either leading to specialty certification or an advanced degree is available. Our experienced nurse leaders, nurse educators and nurse researchers are available to mentor staff in public speaking, evidenced based research, and writing for publication. Whether you are a new or experienced nurse we believe you will be able to fulfill your career goals at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
Our Critical Care & Neurosciences RN Residency offers individually-planned orientation for experienced nurses and newly graduated nurses wishing to specialize in critical care and neurosciences care.
- Open heart
- Vascular surgery
- Medical and general surgery
- Adult burns
Medical (MICU) and Surgical Intensive Care (SICU)
Clinical Research Studies
Advanced Methods of Care
Burn Intensive Critical Care
Intermediate Care Units
Image-guided Neurosurgery Center
Members of 4GICU clinical team
For more information. please contact Human Resources at 202-877-7447.