tyle=”text-align: justify;”>Applying Evidence to Improve Quality and Safety
The chosen articles should be not older than 5 years ago (nothing older than 2009, please), APA format.
Part 1 of the threaded discussion 1 ½ pages.
Imagine that the nursing executive at the Hospital, hears about your consultant work as a nurse, and he asks you to help him evaluate the hospital’s quality, safety, and costs. How would you explain the relationships among quality, safety, and costs to the director and staff? How would you demonstrate the importance of nursing care in addressing this issue? What outcome variables would you recommend?
Part 2. 1 ½ pages
The director wants to adopt a caring model at the Hospital and asks you to find the latest information on patient and family engagement. What does the literature say about patient and family engagement and what would you recommend? (Hint: Use that phrase in your search.) How are patient and family concerns related to clinical significance?