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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/182593
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
NPSG and the EMR - Alphabet Soup
Author(s):
Shehy, Darla; Reck, Donna; French, Dawn
Author Details:
Darla Shehy, BSN, RN, Penn State Hershey, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA, email: dshehy@psu.edu; Donna Reck, MSN, RN, CAN, BC; Dawn French BSN, RN
Abstract:
Podium Presentation: BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This presentation will demonstrate how the Forces of Magnetism are applied to nurses in non traditional roles, on interdisciplinary relationships/committees, nurses as teachers, nurse autonomy, and the role of nursing and information technology to address National Patient Safety goals in the electronic medical record. ABSTRACT: This presentation will describe how one organization has implemented an electronic process to address and implement the National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG). An interdisciplinary committees consisting of direct care nurses, nurse educators, nursing leadership, pharmacy, physician, information technology, and nurse analysts were formed to address how the organization is going to address and implement National Patient Safety Goals utilizing telectronic tools. The Nursing Practice and Data Analysis Council was used to design, test, implement and evaluate outcomes. Process redesign and optimization of workflow have been done based on the interdisciplinary groups looking and evaluating the outcomes of existing electronic processes. Medication Reconciliation, Restraints, Pneumococcal/Influenza, Suicide Screening, Falls, Sound Alike/Look Alike Medications, Hand Off Communication and many other Joint Commission, CMS guidelines, DOH, National Patient Safety Guidelines have utilized an electronic tool to provide efficient care, promote patient satisfaction, and promote patient safety. This process has been and continues to expose areas that require additional process improvements. Nurses on each committee that have the knowledge of the electronic medical record (EMR) functionality of the has proven invaluable. Not only have they been able to think of ways to challenge the technology that is available but also challenge the clinicians on their practice. The issues that have been identified have caused clinicians to look at how they practice and why they have been practicing that way, and how they can improve their practice.
Repository Posting Date:
28-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
28-Oct-2011
Conference Date:
2008
Conference Name:
ANCC National Magnet Conference
Conference Host:
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Conference Location:
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Description:
The 12th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 15-17 October, 2008 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Note:
This 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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DC FieldValue Language
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_US
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleNPSG and the EMR - Alphabet Soupen_GB
dc.contributor.authorShehy, Darlaen_US
dc.contributor.authorReck, Donnaen_US
dc.contributor.authorFrench, Dawnen_US
dc.author.detailsDarla Shehy, BSN, RN, Penn State Hershey, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA, email: dshehy@psu.edu; Donna Reck, MSN, RN, CAN, BC; Dawn French BSN, RNen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/182593-
dc.description.abstractPodium Presentation: BRIEF DESCRIPTION: This presentation will demonstrate how the Forces of Magnetism are applied to nurses in non traditional roles, on interdisciplinary relationships/committees, nurses as teachers, nurse autonomy, and the role of nursing and information technology to address National Patient Safety goals in the electronic medical record. ABSTRACT: This presentation will describe how one organization has implemented an electronic process to address and implement the National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG). An interdisciplinary committees consisting of direct care nurses, nurse educators, nursing leadership, pharmacy, physician, information technology, and nurse analysts were formed to address how the organization is going to address and implement National Patient Safety Goals utilizing telectronic tools. The Nursing Practice and Data Analysis Council was used to design, test, implement and evaluate outcomes. Process redesign and optimization of workflow have been done based on the interdisciplinary groups looking and evaluating the outcomes of existing electronic processes. Medication Reconciliation, Restraints, Pneumococcal/Influenza, Suicide Screening, Falls, Sound Alike/Look Alike Medications, Hand Off Communication and many other Joint Commission, CMS guidelines, DOH, National Patient Safety Guidelines have utilized an electronic tool to provide efficient care, promote patient satisfaction, and promote patient safety. This process has been and continues to expose areas that require additional process improvements. Nurses on each committee that have the knowledge of the electronic medical record (EMR) functionality of the has proven invaluable. Not only have they been able to think of ways to challenge the technology that is available but also challenge the clinicians on their practice. The issues that have been identified have caused clinicians to look at how they practice and why they have been practicing that way, and how they can improve their practice.en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-28T15:31:10Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-28en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-28T15:31:10Z-
dc.conference.date2008en_US
dc.conference.nameANCC National Magnet Conferenceen_US
dc.conference.hostAmerican Nurses Credentialing Centeren_US
dc.conference.locationSalt Lake City, Utah, USAen_US
dc.descriptionThe 12th American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference, held 15-17 October, 2008 in Salt Lake City, Utah, 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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