Patient-Centered Care Assignment

NURS462 – Nursing Leadership ManagementPatient-Centered Care AssignmentSelf-DirectedLearning Activity – 50 points
please make sure to reference all the website that you will used to answer the questionsLearning Objectives:·Complete a self-directedtour of websites to gain knowledge about patient centered care·Determine resourcesavailable to improve knowledge, skills and ability in patient and familycentered care·Complete anevaluation of the web based resources related to patient centered care
Strategy Overview: Each student willconduct a self-directed web quest visiting each website and completing thefacilitation guide questions for each site visited. Based on the informationavailable on each website, answer thefollowing questions once you have visited each site (provide examples fromthe websites – use references from each website to support your answers): (10points for each response; maximum 3 pages for this assignment)1.Do better educated patientshave better outcomes? Explain2.What does the term ‘nursesensitive indicators’ mean in relation to patient outcomes?3.How does/can thenursing profession impact health outcomes?4.What role does thepartnership between the nurse and the patient have in assuring high quality,safe patient care?5.Choose one websiteand describe the elements you believe will be most beneficial to you as a nurseand to patients.
Safety & Quality WebQuest – Enjoyyour quest for information!
Stop#1 –
The first link takes you to The JointCommission site and the National Patient Safety Goals. Notice that the NationalPatient Safety Goals (NPSG’s) are now more specific and are identified and aredifferentiated out by area of practice.
Notice the effort for the “Speak-upInitiatives” when you open this link –
Stop#2 –
This next link takes you to the area“Transforming Healthcare” that is still within the Joint Commissionsite.
Take some time to open the links, readthe information and explore the site.·Are you surprisedthat hand hygiene is still a quality focus after all these years?·How do you ensurecompliance?·How effective do youthink the “Safe Hand-off” efforts are?
Stop#3 – link will take you to the PressGaney website – who also owns the National Database of Nursing QualityIndicators (NDNQI). You will be able toreview various Press Ganey initiatives.Stop#4 – links in this section are about thechanges that nursing has been undergoing and the information in these linkswill affect your practice. In 2008 The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and TheInstitute of Medicine (IOM) set out to transform nursing. Introducing theFuture of Nursing – please read over the information on the page that openswith the link, this is to give you a background and overview only.
This next link takes you to The Futureof Nursing Brief, very important for you to read and reflect upon as youreflect on your role as a professional nurse.
This next link takes you to theReport’s Recommendations; please pay special attention to recommendations 3-6,that start on page 3.
Staytuned – There is a new Future of Nursing report coming out for 2020-2030!
Stop#5 – does the nursing profession startto impact health?
Have you heard of The 5 Million LivesCampaign? The aim of the 5 Million Lives Campaign was to support theimprovement of medical care in the US, significantly reducing levels ofmorbidity (illness or medical harm such as adverse drug events or surgicalcomplications) and mortality.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement(IHI) quantified this aim and set a numeric goal: they asked hospitalsparticipating in the Campaign to prevent 5 million incidents of medical harmover a period of two years (December 12, 2006- December 9, 2008).
When you access the link and read overthe initiative think about how many of them you see implemented in yourclinical site.
Stop#6 – next link takes you to the Agencyfor Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), this agency is part of the U.S.Department of Health and Human Services. You are linked to the Patient andConsumer information website. When you are reviewing the document keep thesequestions in your mind:·Why is it importantto educate the patients, the families, and the consumers?·How does theeducation of the patient impact the education and practice of nurses?·Now reflect on theinformation you have so far: Do you think this level of education will becomethe norm for patient or health education in the future?·How would you createan environment where patients are free to ask you or the physicians to washyour hands or clean your stethoscope?·Think about how youmove in the healthcare setting and changes you could make to remove obstaclesand increase patient and family involvement in patient safety and quality.
Stop#7 – site includes a handbook thatgives relevant information and tips for hospitals to improve the communicationand cultural competence of caregivers so that patient and family centered carebecomes a reality.
Advancing Effective Communication,Cultural Competence, and Patient and Family Centered Care: A Roadmap forHospitals.
The final link of this web quest is a7-minute video that will stress the importance of nurses providing Quality SafePatient Care in every setting.
Stop#8 – for Patient- andFamily-Centered Care – review the information and resources on this website.
Stop#9 – videos and reflect on you can ensure you provide the best patient carepossible.for part 2 and 3 of stop # 4Use this link for the 2020-2030 information
The Future of Nursing 2020-2030
reflect on the future of nursing and what are their recommendations and does it discuss the impact of COVIDClarify assignment