Reviewing Nursing Policy and Procedures: Is There a Process?
Repository Posting Date2017-10-09T20:04:27Z
Author(s)Langemeier, Jane Marlene
Author DetailsJane Marlene Langemeier, PhD, MSN, Department of Nursing [Graduate], Clarkson College, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationOmicron Epsilon
An evidence-based nursing policy and procedure minimizes risks, promotes safe patient care, and utilizes best practice (Dols et al., 2017). Maintaining evidence-based policy and procedures is challenging. Literature is lacking on policy and procedure review processes. A review checklist provides an evaluation method for nursing policy and procedures.