Setting the Goals

  • Mary Jane Reed
  • A. Joseph Layon


Herein, we detail some of the issues related to the organization and staffing of a modern ICU. This is evaluated from both the practitioner’s viewpoint and that of the institution. We present some of the innovations we have developed in this arena.


Quality Safety Post-ICU clinic ICU differentiation Critical care medicine outreach service ICU staffing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary Jane Reed
    • 1
  • A. Joseph Layon
    • 2
  1. 1.Geisinger Medical CenterDanvilleUSA
  2. 2.University of Central Florida College of MedicineOrlandoUSA

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