patient safety, volunteer sitter, emergency department, heart rate, population health
A family physician volunteers for a hospital shift as a patient sitter and reflects on the experience in this creative writing article. Freed from clinical responsibilities in a hospital setting, sitting and observing the patient’s interactions with health care professionals and staff reinforced the importance of human connection to recovery.
Brill J. Sitting. J Patient Cent Res Rev. 2022;9:142-3. doi: 10.17294/2330-0698.1940
January 3rd, 2022
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