First code, question about family notification - page 2
Hey all, I'm just wondering if you can give me some clarity. To put it shortly, I am a PCT / CNA, I was floated to another unit, the code was called, patient successfully resuscitated. I believe I... Read More
Mar 11, '13 by Esme12, ASN, BSN, RN Senior ModeratorWhat you described could be any patient scenario of any patient. You absolutely notify the family of critical condition changes and it is usual and customary that the family members come to the hospital to be with their loved ones. ICU/critical care units usually have family members in their waiting area...especially the critical ones that the outcome appears to be poor so they can be with their family member.