Select one of quality of care OR safety issue of concern to reflect upon chosen from one of the six items listed in the Sherwood &Barnsteiner(2012) Textbox (1.2 ):
Definition: Recognize the patient or designee as the source of control and full partner in providing compassionate and coordinated care based on respect for patient’s preferences, values, and needs.
2-Teamwork and Collaboration
Definition: Function effectively within nursing and inter-professional teams, fostering open communication, mutual respect, and shared decision-making to achieve quality patient care.
3-Evidence-based Practice (EBP)
Definition: Integrate best current evidence with clinical expertise and patient/family preferences and values for delivery of optimal health care.
Definition: Minimizes risk of harm to patients and providers through both system effectiveness and individual performance.
Definition:Use information and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision making.
6-Quality Improvement (QI)
Definition: Use data to monitor the outcomes of care processes and use improvement methods to design and test changes to continuously improve the quality and safety of health care systems.
Outline, just list:
1) the topic title;
2)the quality of care or safety issue in one concise sentence;
3) your one strategy for resolving the concern.
The paper is to be no longer than two pages, double-spaced with at least 2 references, not from your textbook.. This involves critical thinking and the ability to convey your beliefs, values, or concerns in a retrospective review of observations, facts, readings, or impressions.
-Identification of the quality of care or safety issue. Explain why the choice by giving the rationale.
-Reflect on when you became aware that it is an issue/concern and under what circumstances have you mused about this item.
-Indicate how you would suggest the issue/concern be resolved; i.e., at least one strategy.
Note: Use APA format to write your references and set up your paper.