Communicating Prognosis to Seriously Ill Patients and Families in the SICU
Joanna Grudziak, MD, MPH and Trista Reid, MD
May-Britt Sten, MSN, RN, CPHQ
Aim I: We will increase the % of SRH (trauma/acute care) patients with an advance care planning (ACP) note within 7 days of admission.
Aim II: We will increase the % of SRH (trauma/acute care) patients with a documented HCDM within 3 days of admission.
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