Opinion: Care limitations leave patients to die in ICU

12/23/2011 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Patients may be forced to die in the ICU because they do not meet inpatient hospice requirements and have no other adequate care options, writes registered nurse Theresa Brown. She writes that families can suffer post-traumatic stress if loved ones who have made their end-of-life treatment preferences clear instead must die in the ICU.

View Full Article in:

New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
Catheter Engineer
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations