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American Nurses Association Nursing Sensitive Measures National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI

  title={American Nurses Association Nursing Sensitive Measures National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI},
  author={Isis Montalvo},
A Magnet System Implementation of the Hester Davis Fall Reduction Program
A Magnet System Implementation of the Hester Davis Fall Reduction Program by Debra A. Bauer MBA, Indiana Wesleyan University, 2000 MS, Indiana State University, 1993 BS, Indiana State University,Expand
Implementation of a Multifactorial Fall Prevention Protocol
This document summarizes current capabilities, research and operational priorities, and plans for further studies that were established at the 2015 USGS workshop on quantitative hazard assessments of earthquake-triggered landsliding and liquefaction. Expand
Investing in the Float Pool: A Cost Effective Alternative for Staffing Shortages
Inpatient facilities have historically utilized contract nurses as a short-term solution to staffing shortages. Research suggests that utilizing the float pool provides a cost-effective alternativeExpand
Identification of nursing-sensitive indicators for nursing quality monitoring and reporting in an Australian context
The present two-phase study was designed to explore the NSIs agreed by the nurses as measures for nursing quality monitoring and reporting and theNSIs used commonly in current clinical practice at a Melbourne metropolitan public health service. Expand
Implementation of an Electronic Data Collection Tool to Monitor Nursing-Sensitive Indicators in a Large Academic Health Sciences Centre.
This work leveraged the use of tablet computers combined with a web-based application for patient data collection at point of care to improve data completeness and timeliness compared to traditional paper-based methods. Expand
The Effect of Emergency Department Length of Stay on Clinical Outcomes for Critically Ill or Injured Patients
The study results suggest significant effects on mortality when transfer to the critical care unit is delayed 3-6 hours, as suggested from the significance of the ventilator associated pneumonia rates. Expand
Interrater Reliability of the Braden and Braden Q by Skin Champion Nurses★,★★
Assessment of interrater reliability among pediatric Skin Champion nurses with the use of the Braden and Braden Q skin risk assessment scales provided confidence that the scale is used reliably to identify high risk patients who require additional care to prevent harmful events. Expand
Evidence-Based Practice Change Champion Program Improves Quality Care
A training program was created to assist point-of-care nurses and nurse leader partners in operationalizing the EBP Change Champion role to address priority quality indicators. Expand
Chlorhexidine Gluconate Baths: Supporting daily use to reduce central line‐associated bloodstream infections affecting immunocompromised patients
The aim was to reduce the incidence of central line‐associated bloodstream infections in a hematology‐oncology unit through the staff's continued adherence to the institution's protocol for CHG baths with wipes, and to identify barriers and the degree to which they interfered with optimal use of the CHG wipes. Expand


Transforming nursing data into quality care : profiles of quality improvement in U.S. healthcare facilities
For the first time, participating NDNQI facilities who have sustained an improvement in a designated nursing sensitive indicator share their NDNQI experiences, in the words of the nurses who workedExpand
Reliability Testing of the National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators Pressure Ulcer Indicator
Findings suggest that nurses can accurately differentiate pressure ulcer from other ulcerous wounds in Web-based photographs, reliably stage pressure ulcers, and reliably identify community versus nosocomial pressure Ulcers. Expand
Unit Type Differences in RN Workgroup Job Satisfaction
Differences in RN workgroup job satisfaction were examined among 10 unit types—medical-surgical, step-down, critical care, pediatric, maternal-newborn, psychiatric, emergency department, rehabilitation, surgical services, and outpatient clinics and labs. Expand
Nurse staffing and patient falls on acute care hospital units.
Information on unit type and different aspects of nurse staffing, with advanced statistical modeling, resulted in a more precise understanding of the relationship between nurse staffing and falls. Expand
Nursing care report card for acute care
This paper will concern you to try reading nursing care report card for acute care as one of the reading material to finish quickly. Expand