Why Are Hospital Shift Changes Dangerous?

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Sure change of hospitals are very dangerous because there is an oncoming nurse who is ready to take over your care and there is off going nurse that's leaving to go home after working his or her shift. The exchanging of information that those two nurses deliver to each other is vital to the care that you're going to be receiving over the next 12 to 24 hours.

If there is a interruption in that communication. At 7 O'clock in the morning, at 10 O'clock in the morning, then there is a very big chance that the nurse that's oncoming may not get vital information that will take care of you for the rest of that shift. The 10 AM hour is specific to medication delivery.