Explain two factors that relate to urban versus rural variations in morbidity and mortality in the United States. What are three interventions that could be introduced in order to improve the health of rural residents?
Sue T. is a nurse manager for medical-surgical units at a hospital. She is enrolled in a nursing master’s degree program at the local university. As part of the requirements for a Nursing Management course, Sue proposes to conduct a study linking nursing interventions with nursing outcomes. She returns to her unit at night for two weeks to audit patient charts and collect the data she needs. She makes copies of the records that are particularly helpful and takes them home to write the final paper. As Sue is developing her paper, she realizes that the information she has collected […]
Select three topics that were presented in this course and assess how these are applied in a healthcare facility. In your examination, consider how these concepts will help you in other courses that are required for your healthcare degree.
You work in a facility that was affected by a recent flood . You were more fortunate than most because only your basement was flooded. The problem is that your data center was in the basement . The data on the computers has been completely lost because the computers were destroyed. Unfortunately,the back-up tapes were located in the room next to the data center and were also destroyed. Fortunately, the HIM department is on the second floor and the charts are intact. Although your lab, radiology, dictated reports, and nursing notes were electronic, the reports has been printed out and […]
Which of the following organizational characteristics is not an important influence on successful incorporation of ebn into daily practice? a. whether the organizational culture values EBN. b. whther the organization has skill in making change c. whether the department has a nurse researcher position d. whether the organizational structure of the service or department facilitates communication between councils/committees