Care Transitions: Coordinating a Smooth Move Between Care Sites - Proper management of transitions in care — the handover of an individual's care from one health setting to another — has the potential to dramatically hasten that person's return to health, as well as reduce the likelihood of a return ER visit or rehospitalization.
What's more intriguing than an #infographic about social media and #health!? Aside from the 60% of doctors who say social media improves the quality of care delivered to patients, 1 in 2 adults with a smartphone uses it to find health information!
Care Package Ideas for Kids with Cancer | TakeThemAMeal.com ~ This just breaks my heart! It truly puts our own problems in perspective, right?! What a wonderful idea to do this and take them to the ward at a children's hospital! And don't just wait for Christmas!!! The hospitals are filled with sick kids throughout the year! BE a BLESSING! :)
Hospital "Busy Bags"-often the families of a chronically or critically ill person spend long periods of time at the hospital. This post has lots of ideas for putting together a clever care package for the patient's family, both adults and kids! What a great way to show your love.