Best Practice Guidelines at the Point-of-Care: Refining the Tools and Technology

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/150525
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Best Practice Guidelines at the Point-of-Care: Refining the Tools and Technology
Abstract:
Best Practice Guidelines at the Point-of-Care: Refining the Tools and Technology
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2010
Author:Bajnok, Irmajean, RN, MSN, PhD
P.I. Institution Name:Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Title:Director, International Affairs and Best Practice Guidelines Programs
Co-Authors:Frederick Go, RN, MScN; Karen Ellis-Scharfenberg,
21st INRC [Evidence-Based Practice Presentation] A major professional nursing association leads a world renowned Clinical and Healthy Work Environment Best Practice Guidelines Program that incorporates rigorous guideline development, dissemination, implementation and evaluation processes.ÿ Over the past 2 years, the organization has been involved in using technology to provide condensed versions of the best practice guidelines to nurses at the point of care.ÿ These quick reference guides provide a summary of the evidence, the practice recommendations and implementation tools.ÿ ÿThey ÿare available on the website and can be loaded onto PDAs or tablets for ready use by nurses at point of care. ÿFollowing one year of use, feedback was obtained from nurses across all sectorsÿ through focus groupsÿ to determine how the quick reference guides were beingÿ used.ÿ Results informed a series of refinements to the condensed versions of the guidelines and also changed the way these tools are being introduced to nurses to enhance their effectiveness and impact when used ÿby nurses at the point of care.ÿ This presentation will share and discuss ÿthe results of the focus groups indicating the usefulness of such resources for nurses in clinical decision making at the point of care.ÿ In addition, specific changes in how the condensed guidelines are presented, special search features incorporated and the impact of this work on the overall guideline development and implementation process will be discussed.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleBest Practice Guidelines at the Point-of-Care: Refining the Tools and Technologyen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/150525-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Best Practice Guidelines at the Point-of-Care: Refining the Tools and Technology</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2010</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Bajnok, Irmajean, RN, MSN, PhD</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Director, International Affairs and Best Practice Guidelines Programs</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">ibajnok@rnao.org</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Frederick Go, RN, MScN; Karen Ellis-Scharfenberg,</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">21st INRC [Evidence-Based Practice Presentation] A major professional nursing association leads a world renowned Clinical and Healthy Work Environment Best Practice Guidelines Program that incorporates rigorous guideline development, dissemination, implementation and evaluation processes.&yuml; Over the past 2 years, the organization has been involved in using technology to provide condensed versions of the best practice guidelines to nurses at the point of care.&yuml; These quick reference guides provide a summary of the evidence, the practice recommendations and implementation tools.&yuml; &yuml;They &yuml;are available on the website and can be loaded onto PDAs or tablets for ready use by nurses at point of care. &yuml;Following one year of use, feedback was obtained from nurses across all sectors&yuml; through focus groups&yuml; to determine how the quick reference guides were being&yuml; used.&yuml; Results informed a series of refinements to the condensed versions of the guidelines and also changed the way these tools are being introduced to nurses to enhance their effectiveness and impact when used &yuml;by nurses at the point of care.&yuml; This presentation will share and discuss &yuml;the results of the focus groups indicating the usefulness of such resources for nurses in clinical decision making at the point of care.&yuml; In addition, specific changes in how the condensed guidelines are presented, special search features incorporated and the impact of this work on the overall guideline development and implementation process will be discussed.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T10:35:30Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T10:35:30Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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