Hospitals fight delirium with volunteer help

  • Article by: Maura Lerner , Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 17, 2013 - 10:55 PM

“High touch, low tech” approach helps hospitals head off delirium in elderly patients, who go home healthier and earlier.

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MN's loneliest REPMay. 19, 13 7:20 AM

Our elders deserve this. It's a statement about us as a society if we can't make the commitment to do these sorts of things for people in such a vulnerable situation. Kudos to the volunteers! I have read wear pet therapy also has positive impact on older people in hospitals and nursing homes.

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