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Physician's Guide to Nursing Home Phone Call Coverage

Physician's Guide to Nursing Home Phone Call Coverage

Boston University School of Medicine
Author(s):  
Laura Goldman, FACN
POGOe Id: 
20466
Date Posted: 
06/08/2009
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
10/19/2009
Abstract: 

This is intended to be a guide to physicians covering the nursing home on weekends and evenings with suggested responses to common calls.

Educational objectives: 

Act as a quick reference for covering physicians

Additional information/Special implementation requirements or guidelines: 

This was originally designed for a specific institution. It can be used as a template to help develop a guide that fits a particular situation.

Intended learner audience: 
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
Dr. Laura Goldman. Physician's Guide to Nursing Home Phone Call Coverage. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: https://pogoe.org/productid/20466