BSN students collaborate with rural community hospital in quality improvement project: Hand hygiene compliance
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2020-03-12T19:01:11Z
Author(s)Gerwick, Michele A.; O'Harra, Pamela S.; Mason, Lana C.; Cardelli, Jessa L.; Hostetter, Virginia
Author DetailsMichele A. Gerwick, PhD, RN (1); Pamela S. O'Harra, DEd, MS, RN (2); Lana C. Mason, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC (3); Jessa L. Cardelli, BSN, RN (3); Virginia Hostetter, MSN, RN, CPHQ (3) - (1) Department of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, USA; (2) Department of Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Indiana University of PA, Indiana, PA, USA; (3) Quality Initiatives and Resources Department, Indiana Regional Medical Center, Indiana, PA, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationZeta
Lead Author AffliationIndiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA
Level of EvidenceDescriptive/Correlational
KeywordsHand Hygiene Compliance; Quality Improvement; Baccalaureate Nursing Students; Rural Community Hospital; Hand Hygiene; iScrub App
BSN students will work collaboratively with the Quality Initiatives and Resources department in a rural community hospital determining hand hygiene compliance through the use of the mobile app iScrub®. This initial research will aid in potential solutions to hand hygiene compliance and teach students the importance of inter-professional collaboration.
DescriptionPamela S. O'Harra: Primary presenter at conference referenced in this item record.
Conference NameNursing Education Research Conference 2020: Transforming Nursing Education Through Evidence Generation and Translation
Conference LocationWashington, DC, USA
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