Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Glassman, Kimberly S.; Rosenfeld, Peri
Publisher: American Nurses Association, Inc
Helps RNs understand how to use accurate and meaningful quality and safety data in your practice.
It demystifies data and counters the negative, incorrect perception that nurses can’t use it to drive patient care. It also empowers readers to become confident and comfortable in using quality and safety data to demonstrate the contributions of nurses to patient-centered outcomes.
- Comprehend quality data and quality measurements.
- Utilize data to inform patient care and track outcomes.
- Understand the future directions in the use of quality data: EHRs, telehealth and eMeasures.
- Know how nurses lead through data use and interpretation.
Data Makes a Difference: The Smart Nurse’s Handbook for Using Data to Improve Care