A nurse-led CI project did a thorough audit of the barriers to purposeful hourly rounding, and led to real solutions to improve the process.
This concept of high reliability, once the purview of the airline industry and other high-risk organizations, has become more important in healthcare in the last five+ years.
Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital CNO Deborah Small and two other nurses will share details on the development, implementation and outcomes of a new safety rounding app for behavioral health at the ANCC Magnet Conference®.
Nurses wanted to learn if a timing device to remind them of rounding improved patient satisfaction. Some interesting results were discovered.