NursingReshape the Nurse Leadership Role
Reshaping healthcare delivery means reshaping nursing leadership. Enter the chief nursing optimization officer role.
Clinical Care162 Hospitals and Physician Practices Earn Age-Friendly Health Systems Recognition
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement initiative is promoting a four-part framework of evidence-based care for Americans over age 65.
NursingNorthwell Health to Nurses: 'Constantly Question Practice'
When leadership supports frontline nurses in asking questions, positive changes to patient care can happen, and nursing staff start to...
Clinical CareIn Men, It's Parkinson's. In Women, It's Hysteria.
Neurologist Laura Boylan suffered from tremors and loss of balance that she attributed to a cyst in her brain. Why...
Clinical CareWant Better Patient Outcomes? Track Physician Adherence to Evidence-Based Medicine
Encouraging physicians to follow evidence-based guidelines and best practices can drive improved patient outcomes.
Innovation5 Ways Health Systems Can Use a Clinical Decision Support Tool to Provide Better Care
Improve the patient experience and help physicians become more efficient and effective using an innovative diagnostic tool.
NursingNurses Have Potential to Transform Healthcare System, Says RWJF Report
Nurses are in a unique position to coordinate partnerships and provide the kind of patient-centered care needed to address the...
NursingThe Interview: Boston Children's Hospital Associate CNO Patricia A. Hickey
Internationally renowned nurse researcher Patricia Hickey says healthy work environments improve care delivery and patient outcomes.
NursingBuild a Unit-Based CAUTI Prevention Team
Engaging frontline staff is key to advancing clinical quality improvement projects.
Clinical CareAre Your Physicians Practicing Lifestyle Medicine?
Physicians who do not counsel patients about lifestyle factors that impact health are missing an opportunity.
NursingHow Cincinnati Children's Hospital Approaches Shared Governance
By actualizing true shared leadership, professionals from all settings and roles are empowered to participate actively in all levels of...
Clinical CareClinical Pathway Improves Extubation Outcomes
A multidisciplinary team designed a clinical pathway that improved institutional practice and quality of care.