Long Term Acute Care (LTAC/LTACH) - page 6

Long Term Acute Care is available for nurses to discuss Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) and Long Term Acute Care Hospitals (LTACH). This nursing specialty area focuses on patients who are normally discharged from immediate acute care (ICU), but due to complex problems, require extended care that they may not be able to receive in a rehabilitation unit, SNF or in their private home. Come here to discuss topics such as rehabilitative care, dialysis, prolonged ventilator use and ventilator weaning, and wound care.

  1. Starting in a CCU LTAC from a SNF wound unit
    by SusieN RN Dec 3, '11
    10
    poopprincess
  2. MDS nurse in LTC facility looking for an Acute hospital
    by tracytreiz Oct 3, '11
    2
    DNS on the go
  3. LTAC vs Hospital - what's the diff?
    by not.done.yet Sep 2, '11
    7
    poopprincess
  4. Starting at LTAC facility after working at LTC- advice?
    by bstewart40 Jun 3, '11
    8
    bstewart40
  5. Preventing FRUTI (Foley Related Urinary Tract Infection) in LTACH
    Article by maggiejrn Sep 5, '09
    29
    NRSKarenRN
  6. Would this be considered acute care experience?
    by dienne May 5, '11
    13
    dienne
  7. Is an LTAC Hospital good for a graduate nurse?
    by zia238 Aug 13, '10
    7
    aam83
  8. LTAC ? Good or Bad?
    by krstxn Apr 21, '10
    15
    zia238
  9. New grads in LTAC
    by ris_03tdgz Dec 30, '09
    2
    zia238
  10. ICU within an LTACH center
    by Squeaky44 Apr 5, '10
    2
    Squeaky44
  11. Question about job duties as a LTAC RN
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    by NeekNurse Oct 5, '09
    10
    ris_03tdgz
  12. What is Long Term Acute Care?
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    by Spartan05 Jul 23, '09
    14
    husker_rn
  13. Long term acute care vs. suacute care
    by Ms.RN Nov 25, '09
    1
    sasha1224
  14. LTC - Subacute vs speciality hospital, vs nursing home vs rehab?
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    by mag_new Oct 6, '09
    10
    MH24
  15. LTACH vs. Clinic job
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    by Wolfe24 Jun 10, '09
    6
    Rebecca Junkins
  16. Does LTAC count as critical care?
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    by Jo Dirt Mar 8, '09
    30
    NRSKarenRN
  17. Long term acute care considered med-surg?
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    by newtress Feb 17, '09
    5
    Nurseismade RN
  18. long term acute care (ltac)
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    by dionnedillon Jan 27, '09
    2
    litbitblack
  19. LTAC'S without ER's that do acute care as well?
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    by mattsmom81 Apr 18, '04
    10
    kellystaceya

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