The medicine program provides care and treatment to patients greater than 14 years of age who have an acute medical condition.
From diagnosis to discharge you will have a multidisciplinary care team providing patient-focused care. You and your family will be involved in all aspects of planning for your care. Discharge is coordinated to allow a seamless transition back into the community; long-term care facility, complex continuing care or rehabilitation.
Medicine Program Services:
During your hospital stay you will meet other members of the Medicine team who might include: Your Physician, other Physicians such as consultants or specialists, Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Pharmacists, Clinical Nutritionists, Chaplains, Social Work, CCAC, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Infection Control and Utilization Resource Coordinators.
This section contains important information that may help you prepare for your visit and keep you comfortable and informed while you are here.
If you have any questions, please ask a member of your care team.
If you are having difficulty communicating with your healthcare provider please let the charge nurse, program manager or clinical practice manager know. We are here to help you and can help to ensure that you have the information you require, to feel that you are part of your treatment and have input into your plan of care. If you or your family would like to have a special meeting or discussion regarding your plan of care and any specific needs that you may have, please contact the charge nurse, program manager, or clinical practice manager. We will be happy to arrange this for you and ensure that you are actively involved in planning your care.
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