TITLE

Multidisciplinary Rounds in Our ICU Improved Collaboration and Patient Outcomes

AUTHOR(S)
Der, Yamile
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2009, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of success which was seen in collaboration and patient outcome on the intensive care unit at Florida Hospital Celebration Health with the implementation of multidisciplinary rounds. The rounds were supervised by a nursing director and the facility's medical director. A discussion of the benefits of multidisciplinary rounds, which increase real-time and in-person exchanges of information and make the goals and plan of patient care clear to everyone, is presented.
ACCESSION #
43479937

 

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