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Critical Care

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center's Critical Care team provides comprehensive care to individuals with life-threatening health conditions, and support for their families.

Intensive Care Unit
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
6 Ashman, Ashman-Rose Pavilion
1086 Franklin Street
Johnstown, PA 15905
Phone:(814) 534-9813

Coronary Care Unit
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
6 Rose, Ashman-Rose Pavilion
1086 Franklin Street
Johnstown, PA 15905
Phone:(814) 534-9803

Conemaugh Physician Group - Critical Care physicians and staff of the critical care units provide medical, surgical, cardiac, and neurological critical care to patients. Each patient receives frequent evaluation and medical intervention to ensure comfort and healing. 

Nursing staff in Conemaugh's critical care units have completed rigorous training to receive advanced certification as Critical Care Registered Nurses (CCRN). The multi-disciplinary team also includes respiratory, physical, occupational, and speech therapists, wound care specialists, pharmacists, nutritionists, social workers, and spiritual care staff.


Visitor Information

Family members and visitors are welcome to visit with thier loved one in the Intensive Care Unit or Coronary Care Unit. To ensure the safety and privacy of patients, family members, and visitors are asked to abide by the following guidelines. 


Visiting Hours

10 am. - 6:30 pm, daily
8 - 9 pm, daily 

To ensure the safety of patients, visitors, and staff, 6 Ashman and 6 Rose have a security door policy for evening hours. Between the hours of 10 pm and 5 am daily, visitors should go straight through waiting area to signs which will direct them to the entrances for both units. Visitors must ring doorbell to gain access to each nursing unit. Staff badges will work for access throughout the evening. In the event of a security risk the unit will go on lockdown and visitors will need to utilize the doorbell for access.


Visitor Guidelines

  • Visitor Lounge is located on the sixth floor of the Ashman-Rose Pavilion, between the Intensive Care Unit and Coronary Care Unit. 
  • For safety reasons, children under age 13 are not permitted to visit but can stay in the waiting room if supervised.
  • To ensure safety of patients, please do not visit if experiencing a cough, fever, runny nose, or rash.
  • Please refrain from touching equipment in patient's room, and do not sit on counters or floors.
  • Visitors are asked to limit cell phones, pager, or electronic device use in patient rooms.

Contact Person(s)

Each patient's family is asked to designate one or two family members to serve as the primary contact person for updates. The family contact person can then relay information to other family and friends, allowing staff time to focus on care for the patient. 


Update Calls

To allow staff adequate time for communicating patient care updates during shift changes, contact persons are asked to refrain from calling the units between the hours of 6:30 - 8 am and 6:30 - 8 pm.


Spiritual Care

Spiritual Care staff and volunteers are available to support families and provide spiritual care for critically ill patients. 

  • Good Samaritan Chapel is located on the ground floor of the Good Samaritan Building. Mass is held Wednesday and Friday at noon. Weekend mass is Sunday at 7:30 a.m. Communion services are provided Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.
  • Meditation Room is located on the third floor of the Clinical Pavilion.
  • Anointing of the Sick and Communion requests can be made by calling (814) 534-9695.
  • Healing music and reflections are available through in-house television.

Food and Refreshments

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center offers a variety of dining options for guests.

Vending machines are located on the third and fifth floors of the Ashman-Rose Pavilion.