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.
NursingNurse-Researcher Finds Past Sexual Abuse Affects Bariatric Surgery Recovery
Adults who experienced childhood abuse have different recovery needs after bariatric surgery than those who were not abused.
NursingTool Helps Nurses Evaluate Premature Infants' Feeding Skills
The Early Feeding Skills checklist accounts for the multiple skills infants need to feed successfully.
NursingIncreased Doses of Training Improve Nurses' CPR Skills
Poor quality resuscitation is preventable.
NursingNurses' Essential Oils Initiative Reduces Time to Intervention by 26 Minutes
A nurse-driven project assessed how essential oils affected patients with nausea and vomiting.