General Medicine at Sacred Heart
The phrase "general medicine" is used to describe non-surgical care for conditions such as pneumonia, infections, gastrointestinal and respiratory diseases. The medical unit at RiverBend incorporates cancer treatment and end of life care with its general non-surgical care. Specialists on the unit have expertise in gastroenterology (digestive system), infectious disease, nephrology (kidney), neurology (nervous system), oncology (cancer), psychiatry, pulmonary (respiratory system), surgery and urology (urinary and reproductive systems).
The General Medicine Unit is located on the 8th floor of Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend.