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Is a phone available for family members in icu?

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Dr. Mark Gujer
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It is uncommon

For hospitals to restrict cell phone use anymore.
There used to be concerns about emi ( electrical interference) but this proved not to be true. We actually give(loan) our patients families cell phones to carry so we can contact them if we need to.

In brief: It is uncommon

For hospitals to restrict cell phone use anymore.
There used to be concerns about emi ( electrical interference) but this proved not to be true. We actually give(loan) our patients families cell phones to carry so we can contact them if we need to.
Dr. Mark Gujer
Dr. Mark Gujer
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Dr. SG Erman
Family Medicine

In brief: Policy

This depends on specific hospital and ICU policy.
There is no one correct answer.

In brief: Policy

This depends on specific hospital and ICU policy.
There is no one correct answer.
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman
Thank
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