Critical care outreach--a meaningful evaluation.

@article{Valentine2006CriticalCO,
  title={Critical care outreach--a meaningful evaluation.},
  author={Janine Valentine and Heather Skirton},
  journal={Nursing in critical care},
  year={2006},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={288-96}
}
Advances in medicine and changes in health care provision have resulted in increasingly innovative methods of delivering health care, such as the development of critical care outreach teams (CCOTs). These teams aim to respond to the needs of the critically ill patient, regardless of the patient's location within the acute hospital. The aim of this audit was to assess one aspect of the effectiveness of the Outreach team by examining the attitudes and opinions of the hospital clinical staff… CONTINUE READING