Compare and contrast the various quality improvement tools in performance measurement in healthcare. Select one of the methodologies and utilize its process to evaluate an area in your work environment. Your assignment should be 2-3 pages in length with a minimum of four (4) resources that support your position
A 25-year-old Arab American man is one day post-operative following vascular surgery. There have been no post-surgical complications. He tells his family that he is “in terrible pain”, and he reports ratings of 2 to 3 on 0-10 numeric rating scale to the nursing staff. He requests pain medication every two to three hours, and will not get out of bed or ambulate. Identify another interdisciplinary team member and an action they could take to help resolve the chosen client problem or nursing diagnosis. Nursing Diagnosis =Acute pain related to surgery as evidenced by evidence of pain, physical changes and […]
Why is self-knowledge and understanding a critical step in achieving cultural competence? How has the “cultural self-assessment” exercise influenced your awareness of personal and professional values, attitudes, and practices, including prejudices and biases? How will your interactions with patients and families change as a result of this self-reflection?