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ecific Care Question In non-psychiatric pediatric hospitals, what is best practice for a psychiatric nurse coordinator to manage patient care, and support patient care staff to achieve: • Optimal care of patients • Improved staff competency, skill, ability, and confidence • Decreased staff stress, frustration, and safety concerns


Involuntary Psychiatric Holds; Psychiatric Boarding



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