Keeping mothers safe: Strategic planning for the transition of maternity services to a pediatric hospital
Erin M. Kirby, MSN, MBA, RNC-OB, NE-BC - Maternity Services, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN, USA; Catherine H. Ivory, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN - System Nursing Administration, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN, USA; Karen White-Trevino, DNP, MSN, RN, NE-BC - School of Nursing, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, USA
- Sigma Affiliation
- Contributor Affiliation(s)
- Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Visits vs Downloads
Visitors - World Map
Top Visiting Countries
Top Visiting Cities
Visits (last 6 months)
Downloads (last 6 months)
Popular Works for Kirby, Erin M. by View
Popular Works for Kirby, Erin M. by Download
Change is hard. Transitioning maternity services from an adult to a free-standing pediatric hospital heightens fear around whether child-bearing women, a vulnerable population, will be safe. A change readiness assessment informed a strategic plan to manage this significant organizational change.
45th Biennial Convention 2019 Theme: Connect. Collaborate. Catalyze.
|Review Type||Faculty/Mentor Approved: Sigma Academy Participant Presentation|
Maternal Child Health;
|Name||45th Biennial Convention|
|Host||Sigma Theta Tau International|
|Location||Washington, DC, USA|
All rights reserved by the author(s) and/or publisher(s) listed in this item record unless relinquished in whole or part by a rights notation or a Creative Commons License present in this item record.
All permission requests should be directed accordingly and not to the Sigma Repository.
All submitting authors or publishers have affirmed that when using material in their work where they do not own copyright, they have obtained permission of the copyright holder prior to submission and the rights holder has been acknowledged as necessary.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subjects.
Perceived ethical practices and quality of service delivery by midwives among mothers attending antenatal clinic in Mulago Hospital Kampala, Uganda Alum, Alice Collette; Norah, Nabachwa Oliver; Mbalinda, Scovia Nalugo (2018-05-29)General objective: To assess the level of perceived midwifery ethical practices and how this practices affects satisfaction of expectant mothers attending antenatal clinic in Mulago Hospital. Methodology: The research was ...
Establishing and strengthening health education programs for mothers and fathers on fetal kick counts during antenatal care to reduce fetal morbidity and mortality rate in a district hospital in Umgungundlovu Xaba, Nompumelelo (2018-05-29)Introduction and background: The fetal kick count monitoring tool is a valuable tool to reassure a mother of the health of the fetus. It was unknown if parents understand and use the kick count chart correctly. The purpose ...
Antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum predictors and outcomes of readiness for hospital discharge Malagon-Maldonado, Gabriella (2016-03-17)Session presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: The antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods are considered to be a time of critical adjustment in physical, psychological, and social well-being with considerable ...
Field birth: A video program and resource website for care providers of newborns delivered outside of the hospital Wright, Karen Lynne (2016-03-21)Session presented on Saturday, November 7, 2015 and Sunday, November 8, 2015: Introduction: Despite the rise in planned and unplanned home and field births, the opportunities and resources for pre-hospital care providers ...
Insitu simulation of obstetrical emergencies: An interprofessional approach Harrison, Shanda Tichelle; Kiefer, Marissa; White-Trevino, KarenThe purpose of this quality improvement project was to engage an interprofessional team to implement an insitu simulation program on a Maternal Service unit using the foundation of an established program to improve comfort ...