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Families: from difficult to exceptional--one team's journey


, : Families: from difficult to exceptional--one team's journey. Journal of Nursing Care Quality 22(3): 272-278

Families of patients need support when the hospital stay becomes more difficult than anticipated. Healthcare providers also need assistance when caring for them. A continuous improvement team, Caring for Exceptional Families, was initiated to develop a system with tools and interventions for a proactive multidisciplinary approach to identifying families at risk for negative behavior during the hospital experience. The process and outcomes of this team are described.

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PMID: 17563598

DOI: 10.1097/01.NCQ.0000277786.60051.3e


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