Guide to ICU Family Meetings Pocket Card - Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Massachusetts General Hospital, Medical ICU Project: Guide to ICU Family Meetings Pocket Card

Laminated pocket card for clinicians to be used as a quick reference guide to family meetings and communication points when meeting with families of ICU patients.

Educational - Clinician Education

Massachusetts General Hospital
Palliative Care Services
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA 02114

J. Andrew Billings, M.D.

How the grantee used this instrument:
An easily accessed guide for clinicians and care team members when arranging meetings with families who are facing end-of-life care of a loved one in the ICU.

meeting management, clinical information, family members, caregivers, grief and bereavement, quality of life, spiritual, patient/family education, communication

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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.

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