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Medical & Surgical Units

Surgical Unit

The Surgical Unit is a 12 bed inpatient unit located on the 3rd floor of the patient tower. Our unit is staffed with nurses who are specifically trained for pre and post operative surgical patients. The nursing team in this unit iscomprised of 100% registered nurses and certified nursing assistants with specialties in orthopedics, urology and general surgery. Our surgical unit is there for you before and after your procedure. Our nurses guide you through preparing for surgery and give you the attention needed to recover immediately following your procedure. Our surgical care unit takes pride in treating each patient like family.

Care Expectations

Our Medical and Surgical care units provide hourly rounding for patients.

Nurses check each patient for the following:

  • Pain - Are you in pain?   
  • Position - Are you comfortable in your bed?   
  • Potty - Do you need to use the bathroom?   
  • Personal - Is there anything I can provide you with?   
  • Privacy - Do you need additional privacy in your room?


To learn more about the nurses at Maria Parham, please click here.