October/December 2017 - Volume 32 - Issue 4
pp: 281-374,E1-E2

Quality From the Field





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Duration: 4:40
Journal: Journal of Nursing Care Quality October/December 2017, Volume 32, Issue 4;
The QSEN RN-BSN Task Force developed recommendation for a systems-based practice competency. Recommendations are to integrate systems-based practice into both education and practice settings. Watch the video and read the article to learn more about this proposed QSEN competency.
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Duration: 4:08
Journal: Journal of Nursing Care Quality October/December 2017, Volume 32, Issue 4;
Clinical nurse leaders (CNLs) improve care at the microsystem level. Learn about the use of the CNL role in an academic medical center for evaluating pressure ulcer reporting – watch this video and be sure to read the article. The authors used the Plan-Do-Study-Act cycle as the methodology for the study. The CNL assessment of pressure ulcers resulted in a 21% to 50% decrease in the number of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers reported in a 3-month time period. The CNL role has potential for improving the validity and reliability of pressure ulcer reporting.