Interdisciplinary Rounds and Use of Advanced Illness Consults Services/Palliative Care (AIC) or Go White save Green
Clinical Leader of Critical Care/Interim Director and Clinical Ed. – Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center
The purpose is to share information on how to achieve patients’ needs, problems, goals of treatment and core measures. The team identifies those patients with co-morbities, families/patients in crisis, advanced illnesses, and frequent readmissions. Goals: improve symptom assessment, control; increase patient/family understanding & nurse satisfaction; decrease nonbeneficial treatments, family anxiety, conflict over goals, hospital costs by reducing and appropriate level of care.