What should be included in discharge planning for sepsis neonatorum?

Sepsis. Dishcarge planning after neonatal sepsis may include routine newborn care like state newborn screen, hearing screen, and potential vaccinations. Health care team should speak to the pediatrician, provide prescriptions/equipment, discuss parental concerns/expectations/train for care/development and recommendations for other follow up and therapies (ie speech, physical or occupational, if needed).
DC planning. Any discharge planning should include, follow up with primary care doctor, appropriate specialist, medications, antibiotics if necessary, oxygen or any other dme equipment, diet, nutritional requirements, activity eyc.