NICU Nurses and Families Partnering to Provide Family-Centered Care
Repository Posting Date2018-03-12T18:54:49Z
Author(s)Bruton, Candy; Meckley, Jennifer; Nelson, Lori A.
Author DetailsCandy Bruton, MSN, RNC-NIC; Jennifer Meckley, BSN, RNC-NIC -- NICU, Texas Health Resources Harris Methodist Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Bedford, Texas, USA; Lori A. Nelson, BSN, RNC-NIC, Neonatal ICU, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst Euless Bedford, Bedford, Texas, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationDelta Theta
Level of EvidenceN/A
The NICU staff was educated on the “Seven Core Measures of Neuroprotective Family-Centered Developmental Care” by lecture, printed education and hands on training with a developmental care specialist. Upon Completion neuroprotective interventions were implemented on every NICU infant. Parents were education on family center care through verbal and printed information.