A part of my presentation to folks in Denver related to the organizational value of clinical outcome transparency in helping the clinical staff to hold themselves accountable to the standard of care that they value for their hospital. (Regular readers of this blog will not be surprised by that message, as I have been making this case for a long time!) One person later suggested that this was being accomplished in Colorado because the state government has had a website for several years with publicly reported data.
Clinic is the health care industry trailblazer when it comes to publishing its clinical outcomes. As discussed in this earlier story (“How To Report Quality To The Public”), the hospital system annually publishes Books that detail ... Read Post
To help advanced practice nurses (nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists) improve patient care delivery and optimize outcomes for renal patients, ANNA has released the 2008 edition of the Scope and Standards of Advanced ... Read Post