Electroconvulsive Therapy Suite Offers Private Rooms and Expert Staff
The Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) suite is located on the third floor of University Hospitals Richmond Medical Center, a campus of UH Regional Hospitals, in Richmond Heights, Ohio. ECT is available for both in-patients and out-patients. The ECT suite contains six private patient rooms, the treatment room, nursing station and offices.
The nursing staff to patient ratio is one staff member for three patients. All nurses are ACLS credentialed. We are fortunate to have a very knowledgeable and specialized staff with over 50 years of ECT. treatment experience. Daily staffing for the ECT suite consists of:
- 1 psychiatrist
- 1 anesthesiologist
- 1 nursing care coordinator
- 2-5 clinical nurses, depending on the number of patients