The Canadian Press

2015-11-10 | Hospital Visiting Hours

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A Canadian health care advocacy group is calling on all hospitals and long-term care homes in the country to expand access for visitors, insisting that doing so would greatly benefit patients.

Date: 2015-11-10
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the Canadian foundation for healthcare Improvement says every hospital patient should be given ample time to have family members and Friends spend time by their side the federally funded organization says more patient and family-centered policies regarding visiting hours can ease a patient's anxiety while the extra eyes and ears can even help out busy staff representative Stephen Samus as research has shown that hospital patients who have loved ones around them have better care experience fewer Falls and medication errors and have lower rates of readmission Karen Rebo the Canadian press Toronto >>