Standardized nursing care plans for acute care SCI: improved documentation.

  • Peggy R Guin
  • Published 1990 in
    SCI nursing : a publication of the American…
Adequate documentation of spinal cord injury (SCI) nursing care is necessary for evaluation of patient progress and compliance with standards of care. The objective criteria used to evaluate nursing care include the nursing data base, the care plan, and the nurses' notes. The nursing care plan reflects the needs of the SCI client and is the basis from which… CONTINUE READING