Center for Critical Care: Information for Families - Lehigh Valley Hospital and
Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network: Center for Critical Care - Information
A brochure for families with a patient in the Critical Care Unit containing practical
and supportive information.
Educational Tool - Patient/Family Education
Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network
1200 South Cedar Crest Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18105
Cathy Fuhrman, RN
Daniel E. Ray, M.D.
How the grantee used this instrument:
The brochure is given to family members and contains practical information on location
and visiting hours, guidelines for visiting, who the critical care team members
are, and methods of communication between family members and the care team members.
communication, family communication, family members, family information, clinical
To use this tool:
You may print and copy this tool for your own use from this site. Please credit
Developed specifically for this project by the project team.
To view this tool:
Center for Critical Care: Information for Families - 2 page
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Posted: July 2006
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Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve
care for dying people and their families.