Advanced Transitional Care Unit

The Advanced Transitional Care Unit (ATCU) at Hamilton Park is an advanced clinical unit using cutting-edge technology to ensure a smooth transition from an acute setting to a post-acute care setting. The ATCU is a state-of-the-art transitional care platform that utilizes unique protocols, staffing, and technology to revolutionize how patients experience post-hospitalization care. The ATCU is able to accept and care for patients with complex medical conditions directly from the ICU and critical care units. Clinical capabilities include these innovative treatment modalities:

  • i-STAT handheld blood analyzer for onsite labs
  • EarlySense Contact Free Monitoring to measure heart rate, respiratory rate, and movement to enhance safety, prevent falls and reduce breakdown in skin integrity
  • Constant Care e-vitals to capture blood pressure, blood oxygen saturation (SpO2), pulse and temperature simultaneously
  • Telehealth technology for patients to receive 24/7 physician-led medical care
  • BioBeat hemodynamic monitoring
  • AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill® to accelerate mobility
  • Jintronix® Virtual Reality to target balance, proprioception and coordination
  • Accelerated Care Plus Electrical Stimulation, diathermy and ultrasound modalities to address pain management, edema, and restricted range of motion
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation system for muscle reeducation