Catch & Release: Impact of a Standard Emergency Department (ED) Discharge Process
Gentry Ridgeway, BSN, RN, CEN; Tracy Thompson, BSN, RN, CEN; Patricia Woltz, PhD, RN
- Sigma Affiliation
- Contributor Affiliation(s)
- WakeMed Health & Hospitals, Cary, North Carolina, USA
Visits vs Downloads
Visitors - World Map
Top Visiting Countries
Top Visiting Cities
Visits (last 6 months)
Downloads (last 6 months)
Popular Works for Ridgeway, Gentry by View
Popular Works for Ridgeway, Gentry by Download
|Review Type||Abstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host|
|Evidence Level||Quality Improvement|
|Research Approach||Translational Research/Evidence-based Practice|
Quality Improvement Process
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.
Koethe, Lori; Vanderhoef, MaryProblem: The process for transitioning patients from hospital to home is complex and fraught with opportunity for error. Increasingly, hospitals are tasked with regulatory, safety, and public expectation burdens to ensure ...
Integration of palliative care practices in an emergency department: A standardized palliative care referral process Brown, AndreaPalliative care (PC) is a medical approach with the intent to provide patients with advanced and still progressing disease treatment care to improve their quality of life. PC is not only comprised of caring for patients ...
Patient Centered Triage Process Change to Improve Throughput in a Freestanding Emergency Department McLary, KatharineSession B presented Thursday, September 27, 11:30 am-12:30 pm Purpose: The purpose of this evidence based project was to improve the patient experience by providing direct access to a nurse upon arrival to the emergency ...
Initiation of a HIV screening protocol and pathway in the emergency department: A quality improvement initiative Davis, Kristina Anne (11/9/2017)There is currently a nationwide campaign to address human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention and treatment. The emergency department (ED) is a significant venue in the HIV prevention and treatment campaign. The quality ...
Krinock, Heather A. (2016-03-21)Session presented on Saturday, November 7, 2015 and Sunday, November 8, 2015: Background: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) includes classical Autism, Asperger's, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder. ASD is a life-long ...