Multidisciplinary Rounds in Our ICU Improved Collaboration and Patient Outcomes

Der, Yamile
August 2009
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2009, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p84
Academic Journal
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.


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