eMediNexus, 10-08-2018
#Public Health

A 78-year-old man is scheduled for discharge after treatment for heart disease.
  •    Arrange nursing home placement for the couple.
  •    Consult the wifes health care practitioner about the wifes ability to care for her husband.
  •    Contact the children to ascertain if they will definitely help.
  •    Discuss community resources with the wife and offer to make referrals