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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/182193
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Reframing the Picture of Nursing Quality in a Pediatric Hospital
Author(s):
Jones, Angela
Author Details:
Angela Jones, MN, RN, CNA-BC, Nursing Quality Specialist, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA, email: arjones@texaschildrens.org
Abstract:
Podium presentation, ANCC National Magnet Conference: Transitioning the nursing quality improvement model, at our pediatric facility ,from one that was based in data collection with minimal analysis to one that actively engaged clinical nurses, promoted the identification of clinical outcomes, and supported relevant action planning presented an exciting opportunity by our staff. Our teams journey began with a core group of clinical nurse specialists who reviewed the literature, brainstormed ideas, and embarked upon identifying priority nurse sensitive measures for our hospital. The Nursing Quality Specialist role was developed to guide the strategic direction of the program, nursing staff identified success factors for the program and interdisciplinary teams were chartered to widened the scope of interest and accountabilities for measurement of clinical outcomes The reframed Nursing Quality Outcomes Program increases emphasis on identification of specific nursing quality indicators that have a measurable impact on patient care outcomes. Over the past eighteen months nursing staff , with the support and participation of nursing leaders, served as key drivers of change to improve patient outcomes, evidenced by the their role in establishing: 1) nurse sensitive indicator quality work teams, 2) templates for decision-making surrounding indicator selection, 3) streamlined data collection processes, 4) revised nursing governance model providing improved alignment between clinical practice and outcome measurement, 5) focused educational offerings to enhance staffs knowledge of various quality improvement tools, and 6) transparent and more understandable clinical outcome dashboards.
Repository Posting Date:
28-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
28-Oct-2011
Conference Date:
2010
Conference Name:
ANCC National Magnet Conference
Conference Host:
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Conference Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Description:
The 14th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 13-15 October, 2010 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Note:
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DC FieldValue Language
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_US
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleReframing the Picture of Nursing Quality in a Pediatric Hospitalen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJones, Angelaen_US
dc.author.detailsAngela Jones, MN, RN, CNA-BC, Nursing Quality Specialist, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA, email: arjones@texaschildrens.orgen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/182193-
dc.description.abstractPodium presentation, ANCC National Magnet Conference: Transitioning the nursing quality improvement model, at our pediatric facility ,from one that was based in data collection with minimal analysis to one that actively engaged clinical nurses, promoted the identification of clinical outcomes, and supported relevant action planning presented an exciting opportunity by our staff. Our teams journey began with a core group of clinical nurse specialists who reviewed the literature, brainstormed ideas, and embarked upon identifying priority nurse sensitive measures for our hospital. The Nursing Quality Specialist role was developed to guide the strategic direction of the program, nursing staff identified success factors for the program and interdisciplinary teams were chartered to widened the scope of interest and accountabilities for measurement of clinical outcomes The reframed Nursing Quality Outcomes Program increases emphasis on identification of specific nursing quality indicators that have a measurable impact on patient care outcomes. Over the past eighteen months nursing staff , with the support and participation of nursing leaders, served as key drivers of change to improve patient outcomes, evidenced by the their role in establishing: 1) nurse sensitive indicator quality work teams, 2) templates for decision-making surrounding indicator selection, 3) streamlined data collection processes, 4) revised nursing governance model providing improved alignment between clinical practice and outcome measurement, 5) focused educational offerings to enhance staffs knowledge of various quality improvement tools, and 6) transparent and more understandable clinical outcome dashboards.en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-28T15:13:18Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-28en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-28T15:13:18Z-
dc.conference.date2010en_US
dc.conference.nameANCC National Magnet Conferenceen_US
dc.conference.hostAmerican Nurses Credentialing Centeren_US
dc.conference.locationPhoenix, Arizona, USAen_US
dc.descriptionThe 14th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 13-15 October, 2010 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.en_US
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.-
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