Title: “Inpatient Care Adaptations to COVID-19: Impact on Patient and Family Communication”
Presenters: James Harrison, Marti Carnie, Cathy Hanson & Rachel Weiss
Today’s coffee break will focus on research that is currently underway by the Hospital Medicine Re-engineering Network (HOMERUN). HOMERUN is a national research network of hospital medicine physicians, researchers, patients and caregivers seeking to improve the care and recovery of hospitalized adults. The focus of today’s coffee break are early findings from research investigating how care has been adapted within inpatient hospital settings due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Keywords: COVID-19 Pandemic, HOMERUN, inpatient care, patient and family engagement, telehealth, visitation policies