Acute Care: Part I


  1. Identify the different stages and levels of care that Mrs. Zhang experienced.
    1. What defines the type of service that is provided in each unit?
    2. How do we prioritize care in a ward versus an ICU, versus a rehab unit?
  2. How can we improve the patient’s experience as they transition through several stages in the hospital system?
  3. What are the needs of the clients or their families during this time, as they experience a life-threatening illness?
  4. How can we incorporate culturally-safe care as the client transitions through the system?


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