Empowering the FAMILIES of ICU patients

April 2004
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr2004, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p51
Trade Publication
Advocates the empowerment of families of intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Efforts of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to involve families of ICU patients in the healing process of the patients; Visitation rights of families advocated by IHI; Information provided by the neonatal unit at Children's Hospital in Saint Paul, Minnesota to update families about the recovery of patients.


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