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Pediatric Oncology Intensive Care Unit

Education and Training

       ICU Nursing Education Programs include:

  • Nursing Continuing Professional Development
    • Critical Care course
    • Anesthesia course
    • Pre & Post – Operative
    • Medication Management Module
    • Communication Workshop
    • Patient and Family Education Workshop 
    • ECG course
    • IV Therapy Course
  • Nursing Learning & Development
    • First Aid Course
    • Nursing role in disaster and crisis management
    • English Course
  • Accredited American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation (ANCC COA).
    • Oncology Course
    • Infection Prevention & Control
    • Quality
    • Clinical Nutrition
    • Stress Management
    • Pain Management
    • Scientific Nursing Research
  • Ethics & Professionalism in Nursing Practice Workshops
    • Oncology Emergency
    • Hemodialysis
    • Venous Access Device
    • Managing Difficult People
    • Pediatric Oncology Procedures
    • Team Work and Team Building 
  • ICU teaching program is conducted for doctors
    • Training for all procedures
    • Mechanical ventilation
    • Central line insertion
    • Chest tube insertion
    • Peri-cardiocentesis
    • Echo
    • Bedside EEG
    • Our doctors join Onco-Critical course including all details of how to manage pediatric cancer patients with critical illness which include
    • Introduction to pediatric oncology and onco-critical care
    • Sepsis and infectious diseases (2 lectures)
    • Organ Dysfunction (3 lectures)
    • Supportive care (3 lectures)
    • Electrolytes disturbances
    • Oncology complications
    • Solid tumors
    • HSCT (2 lectures)
    • Quality improvement
    • Research
  • Daily clinical round with senior consultants, stressing on educational purposes.
  • Weekly scientific meetings discussing various ICU topics.
  • Monthly morbidity and mortality meetings
  • Also we can provide courses for basic and advanced life support.


  • What are the set-up times for parents' visits?
  • From 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., physicians meet with parents, answer their questions, and provide them with all of their child's medical information.

  • During their stay in the ICU, a psychology and psychiatry team is responsible for improving the child's temperament due to parental deprivation.
  • How can we call for the rapid response team?

By calling 6000 & call for Code Yellow, intensivist will be available within 10 minutes.

  • What should I do when the patient goes into cardiac arrest?

The attendant should start CPR & call for help who should call 6000 for Code Blue, the code blue team will arrive within 2 minutes.