Long term acute care inside hospital - page 2
by Ms.RN | 6,921 Views | 10 Comments
Has anyone worked in a long term acute care unit that is located inside hospital? I know there are many long term acute care hospitals that are different companies then the hospitals. What is the work like? What types of... Read More
- 0Jan 8, '12 by Been there,done thatThe sub-acute facility is just renting an area within the hospital.
It is BRUTAL work. These people are very ill. I had 6 patients, all complete care, 2 on ventilators and 20.. yes.. 20 dressing changes.
All that with an assistant stretched between 2 nurses.
I'm not afraid of hard work.. but that is not manageable.