Articles by Lisa B.E. Shields, MD : Nursing2022

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Articles by Lisa B.E. Shields, MD

Caring for behaviorally challenging patients in nonpsychiatric settings

Shields, Lisa B.E.; Flanders, Kimberly; Mangan, Brian; More

Nursing. 52(8):42-47, August 2022.

This article discusses a pilot study on the use of a behavior support plan to safely address patients who exhibit disruptive behaviors in the ED and nonpsychiatric medical settings while respecting their autonomy.

The impact of COVID-19 on patient safety attendant use

Shields, Lisa B.E.; Lawson, Tiffany P.; Flanders, Kimberly

Nursing. 51(10):42-48, October 2021.

In this article, the authors present the findings of a study conducted to determine the impact of COVID-19 on the patient safety attendant (PSA) reduction program at their facility and analyze the use of video monitoring and other alternatives to PSA.