Goals for Discharge

Unity Point Health

In Order to Go Home, We Want You to be SAFE.

Here is what is required for discharge home:

1. All physicians have entered orders for discharge

2. Medically stable

3. Able to urinate

4. Able to eat/drink

5. Pain controlled/tolerable with oral medication

6. Last IV antibiotic infused

7. Pass physical therapy goals  

8. Have a plan for discharge in place

9. Understand all discharge instructions