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F4/5 - Cardiology Stepdown Unit

F4/5 - Cardiology Stepdown Unit - Departments & Programs, UW Hospital and Clinics, Heart and Vascular Care (HVC), HVC Nursing

Focus

The 16-bed Cardiology Stepdown Unit, located on F45, receives the young adult to the elderly patient. These patients may transfer from the Emergency Department, other hospitals/facilities, the F4M5 Cardiology Intensive Care or may be directly admitted from the cardiology clinics or the Heart & Vascular Procedure Center. 

These patients may be admitted for:

The F45 staff are trained and competent in ECG monitoring, including: