Pediatric Discharge Criteria

  1. What discharge criteria are you using for pediatric patients?
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  3. by   Ortho_RN
    usually if they are awake and screaming.. I want mommy... We get mommy and then they can go
  4. by   mustanggirl
    Pretty similar to the adults, usually aldrete score 8 or 9 or above (unless going to peds ICU), stable airway, pain under control, no surgical issues, etc. Although peds patients often stay for only around 30 minutes.