Reducing Telemetry Overuse in a Non-Intensive Care Unit: A Pilot Study
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2019-01-11T19:21:43Z
Author DetailsCheary Anna Shelim, DNP, RN, PCCN; Alycia Bristol, PhD, RN, AGCNS-BC -- School of Nursing, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA; Valerie Kaura, MS, RN, FNP-BC, Redlands Community Hospital, Redlands, California, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationGamma Alpha
Level of EvidenceN/A
In a 40-bed, non-intensive care unit of a community hospital, a multidisciplinary team spearheaded a process improvement project to reduce telemetry overuse by using the IOWA Model for Evidence-Based Practice. This 4-week pilot study resulted in an increase in staff knowledge and financial savings for the organization.
DescriptionLeadership Connection 2018: Transformative Nursing Leadership, September 15-18, 2018. Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Conference NameLeadership Connection 2018
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationIndianapolis, Indiana, USA
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