Caring for chemically-dependent babies

Nurs BC. 1991 Mar;23(1):12-6.

Abstract

Caring for chemically-dependent babies poses some real challenges for nurses. At Vancouver's Sunny Hill Hospital for Children, a unique program involving nurses tries to give these babies a better start to life.

MeSH terms

  • British Columbia
  • Community Health Nursing / organization & administration
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Multi-Institutional Systems*
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome / nursing*
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome / rehabilitation
  • Parents / education
  • Patient Care Team / organization & administration*
  • Referral and Consultation