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Patient and Family Centered Care

Patient and Family Centered Care

Patient and Family Information

Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center

Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center
From its soaring lobby, large operating rooms equipped for the most technically complex procedures imaginable, spacious patient rooms and welcoming family facilities, the new building provides a hospital experience that matches the world-class medicine it affords.

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cardiovascular and Critical Care Tower

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cardiovascular and Critical Care Tower
The Sheikh Zayed Tower is the new home of the Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute, offering a full range of cardiovascular services. The tower also houses advanced neurological and neurosurgical services as well as transplant surgery, trauma care, orthopedics, general surgery, and labor and delivery.

NPO Guidelines
"NPO" is a Latin abbreviation for "nothing by mouth." Food and drink taken before anesthesia can cause problems such as choking or vomiting. There are a few rules about eating and drinking that can prevent these problems.

These patient brochures are in Adobe PDF format. If you do not have the software to install, click on the link to download a free version of the software. 

Preoperative Questionnaire for Parent of Pediatric Patients
It is important for the physicians and nurses to know your child's medical history before he or she receives anesthesia.

Service Excellence
Service Excellence at Johns Hopkins Medicine is a way of working, a way of interacting, and a way of thinking about our jobs as we work together with others.

Affiliate Campus

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Grand Rounds
Calendar and Webcasts

Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM in Hurd Hall.

9/18: "Biological Targets For The Treatment Of Traumatic Brain Injury" – Courtney Robertson, MD
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9/25: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting

10/2: "Patient And Family-Centered Approach To Advance Care Planning" – Rebecca Aslakson, MD, PhD

10/9: Patient-Based Learning Discussion – Tracey Smith Stierer, MD

Eighth Robert A. Abraham, MD Endowed Lecture: "Post-Cesarean Pain Management: Past, Present, and Future" – Brendan Carvalho, MBBCh, FRCA, MDCH
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Learn more about Robert A. Abraham, MD >>

"ACCM - Innovation in Academic Medicine" – Mark Rogers, MD
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Combined Multidisciplinary Grand Rounds with Department of Surgery – "Perioperative Services Initiatives: Reducing Risk and Improving Outcomes"
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