The Reinberger Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit

Reinberger Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit Offers State-of-The Art Neurocritical Care

The Reinberger Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (NSU) provides complete critical care for all neurology, neurosurgery and interventional neuroradiology patients. It is covered 24/7 by dedicated staff neurointensivists, fellows and residents, along with specially trained nurses. The 14-bed unit is state-of-the-art, with continuous digital electroencephalogram (EEG) and advanced multimodality monitoring capabilities in order to provide skilled, minute-by-minute care. Our extensive experience in postoperative care also increases the opportunity for our patients to experience a safe, smooth recovery following surgery. The innovative and collaborative approach offered in the Reinberger Neuroscience ICU is available at only a handful of centers in the country and is one of only two such units in Northeast Ohio.

The team includes:

  • Neurointensive care physicians
  • Critical care nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Physical therapists
  • Nutritionists
  • Case managers
  • Social workers
  • Bioethicists

Education and Research Enhances Patient Care The team at the Reinberger Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit continues to:

  • Improve patient care by implementing best medical practices for acute neurological disorders
  • Foster clinical, experimental and outcomes-based research focused on developing innovative interventions
  • Improve education of residents and fellows by developing standards for training in neurological care
  • Make advancement in administrative efficiency and quality improvement
  • Deliver nursing care in a manner that promotes interdisciplinary collaboration, caring and compassion