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The Medical Unit cares for adult patients with acute and chronic illnesses, including infectious diseases. The Medical Unit also cares for adult oncology patients, including those patients who require hospitalization for chemotherapy. The outpatient Infusion Center is also encompassed within the Medical Unit and provides all of the outpatient chemotherapy for oncology patients.

The Medical Unit is staffed with RNs, LVNs, NAs and Health Unit Coordinators and uses a team approach to their nursing care. The nurses are involved with creating their schedules and work 12-hour shifts.