REVEALING THE IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN THE HOSPITAL AND LOVED ONES OF PATIENTS
While professional medical care in the hospital is of the highest importance, there are many other aspects that make out a successful and pleasant hospital stay. For this reason, we would like to take a closer look at the communication and information exchange between the hospital (doctors, nurses and healthcare workers) and the loved ones (family, friends and others caring about the patients wellbeing).
Research article: “Loved ones are not ‘visitors’ in a patient’s life”—The importance of including loved ones in the patient’s hospital stay: An international Twitter study of #HospitalsTalkToLovedOnes in times of COVID-19
A caregivers experience of the healthcare system in Canada (Interview with Carole Ann Alloway – by Mojca Hriberšek)