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Life Lessons of Home Care hosted by Rick Tocquigny

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Life Lessons of Home Care hosted by Rick Tocquigny.

After a stressful stay in the hospital, or recovering from an injury, most people and their home caregivers (relatives or friends) breathe a sigh

of relief when given the green light to go home. However, learning how to care for yourself or a loved one once returning home can be a

challenge.

 Each year, 46.1 million inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures take place

HOSPITAL READMISSIONS CONTINUE TO BE A CONCERN. WHETHER YOU’RE CARING FOR YOURSELF OR A LOVED ONE, THERE ARE SOME SIMPLE STEPS FOR PROVIDING QUALITY CARE OUTSIDE OF THE HOSPITAL AND HELPING TO AVOID READMISSION. JOINING US TO OFFER POTENTIAL SOLUTIONS FOR QUALITY CARE OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL AND THOUGHTS ON HOW TO FIND HELPFUL RESOURCES, IS DOCTOR JOHN SABRA, A PRACTICING GENERAL AND TRAUMA SURGEON.

  • DOCTOR – WHETHER WE’RE TALKING ABOUT DISCHARGING A MOM WHO JUST GAVE BIRTH, OR AN INDIVIDUAL RECOVERING FROM AN INJURY OR SURGERY, WHAT ARE SOME OF THE THINGS PATIENTS AND CAREGIVERS SHOULD CONSIDER UPON LEAVING  THE HOSPITAL?

 

  • WHY IS GOOD DISCHARGE PLANNING SO IMPORTANT?

 

  • WHAT SHOULD THE PATIENT AND THE CAREGIVER KNOW ABOUT GIVING AND RECEIVING QUALITY CARE OUTSIDE OF THE HOSPITAL?

 

  • WHAT HOME CARE TASKS AND PRODUCTS IMPACT THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF A PATIENT MOST OFTEN?

 

  • WHAT FINAL THOUGHTS DO YOU HAVE ABOUT HEADING HOME FROM THE HOSPITAL THAT YOU CAN LEAVE WITH OUR AUDIENCE?

 

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