Approximately 40% of ICU survivors experience debilitating long-term consequences associated with their critical illness and its treatments. Post-intensive care syndrome (PICS) is a term that describes the cognitive, psychological, physical and other consequences that plague ICU survivors. Post-ICU impairments are often undiagnosed and inadequately treated, and ICU survivors are at high risk for hospital readmission.
ME&C was engaged to assist with starting a new program at Mayo Clinic called the Mayo Clinic ICU Recovery Program (MCIRP). ME&C assisted with the development of the in-person clinic throughout 2019 and began a virtual clinic model beginning in January, 2020. Hannah Lechner, Principle Health Systems Engineer and host Jodi Grimm dive deeper into this unique program.
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