Despite all the equipment, these rooms can only accommodate patients whose condition remains stable. Other patients should be cared for in one of the 18 standard resuscitation rooms, located on the other side of the building. Having 23 intensive care beds instead of 18 requires some non-emergency operations to be deprogrammed. “Patients are safe because we have trained teams”, assures Sylvie Fondaneche, senior health executive. Every day, doctors still have to organize the transfer of certain patients to other hospitals.
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