Welcome to the Barwon Health ICU
The University Hospital Geelong Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is designed to treat and care for people who are seriously ill, at risk of developing a serious complication, or recovering from major surgery.
The ICU cares for patients of all ages - infants and toddlers, adolescents, adults and elderly - covering a diverse patient population, including cardiac, general surgical, medical respiratory, infectious, behavioural health, intermediate level, and patients requiring specialised services.
Advanced Care Plans
Who would make medical treatment decisions for you if you were too sick to do it yourself?
Families and healthcare practitioners are often required to make medical treatment decisions without knowing a patient's preferences.