Surgical Services at Genesis Medical Center, Davenport
Inpatient Surgical Unit
The inpatient Surgical Unit (East Rusholme Street) nursing staff provides 24-hour acute care to surgical patients and their families. Selected areas of concern for the nurses include patient assistance with medication, hygiene, safety, mobility, nutrition, wound management and discharge planning.
Outpatient Care Center
The continuum of care at Genesis extends into our Outpatient Care Center (West Central Park). With over 30 private rooms and several recliner areas, the Center handles the pre- and post-operative surgical patients' needs for short stays, with emphasis on patient and family education and discharge planning. Treatment and diagnostic procedures are provided for the following: myelograms, lumbar punctures, diagnostic testing, intravenous medications, blood transfusions, biopsies and angiograms. Care is provided for endoscopy patients with gastrointestinal and pulmonary conditions. The Outpatient Care Center treats patients undergoing surgery in the areas of orthopaedics, ophthalmology and eyes/ears/nose and throat, as well as plastic surgery and gynecological, urological and general surgery.