Avoid PCU Bottlenecks With Proper Admission and Discharge Criteria

Meyer, Mary N.
June 2003
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2003, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p59
Academic Journal
Discusses the proper admission and discharge criteria for the care of patients in progressive care units (PCU) in the U.S. Job satisfaction of critical care nurses in the PCU setting; Creation of models for the development of admission and discharge criteria for critical care in hospitals; Description of the Diagnosis model. INSETS: Objective Parameter Model: PCU admission and discharge criteria;Nursing community meets progressive care education needs;Prioritization Model: Admission Criteria.


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