Nurses are full of great ideas. At Cleveland Clinic’s fourth annual Nursing Innovation Summit, attendees learned how to turn ideas into solutions to improve practice and provide quality patient care.
A nurse-led study examined the link between hospital window views and clinical outcomes, considering whether rooms with a view of nature, buildings or the sky affect factors ranging from perceived health to length-of-stay.
The ICU can be a scary place for children to visit with its sensory overload of sights, sounds and smells – plus a sick relative. Cleveland Clinic created a program to help children of adult patients cope.
Research shows that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals are more likely to delay medical care. Cleveland Clinic opens two clinics to meet the unique needs of LGBT patients in a safe, friendly setting.
Inspired by one of Cleveland Clinic’s 2016 Nursing Leadership Summit keynote speakers, ECNO Kelly Hancock urges nurses to focus on personal health in 2017.
With a primary focus on radiation therapy, Cleveland Clinic Florida’s 4th annual Oncology Nursing Symposium is designed with the oncology caregiver in mind – from nurses and social workers to dietitians and more.
Cleveland Clinic appoints Meredith Lahl as the health system’s new associate chief nursing officer of advanced practice nursing. Topping her priority list is the launch of Cleveland Clinic’s first-ever APRN fellowship.
Cleveland Clinic’s Advanced Practice Provider House Officer Program began in mid-2015 and has proven to be a success. Hospitals are fully staffed, APNs are thriving in their new role and bedside nurses feel supported.
With sweeping changes in healthcare, Cleveland Clinic focuses on quality, access and affordability. Nurses are at the forefront as the system builds a new state-of-the-art hospital and welcomes a new system into its fold.
From standardizing policies across the health system to enhancing an overall feeling of camaraderie among nurse colleagues, affinity groups are having a deep impact on patient care at Cleveland Clinic.