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Great project but when will hospitals give nurses the time to solve the problems???

June 9, 2015

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Small Troubles, Adaptive Responses [STAR]: Fostering a Quality Culture in Nursing Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on google_plusone_shareShare on emailShare on printMore Sharing Services A team led by Kathleen Stevens and Robert Ferrer at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio recently completed a project to improve nursing units’ quality and efficiency, using […]

Skill vs Competency

July 3, 2013

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http://blog.competencycore.com/2012/05/skill-vs-competency.html

Forecasting

December 18, 2010

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How much of nursing managment is based on forcasting?  ADC, staffing, patient populations, number of beds, NHPPD?  Is the forecasted data evidence-based?   More from J Scott Armstrong about forecasting which is often based on expert opinion not real evidence. http://www.forecastingprinciples.com/files/standardshort.pdf Using a forecasting tree to define a problem http://www.forecastingprinciples.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=17&Itemid=17

Satisfaction Surveys

December 18, 2010

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I like the Hyundai dealer where I purchased my Sonata but it annoys me that everyone in the dealership is constantly at me about giving them a 10.  If I can’t give them a 10, tell them right now..so they can fix it.  What bothers me is that I think car service is never a […]