In Our Unit. "Help, I Need Somebody..." A Collaborative Approach to Nurses Helping Nurses

Pasch, Vanessa L.; Myers, Michelle; Bennett, Karyn; Boyle, Mary; Manavizadeh, Jeanne
October 2010
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2010, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p79
Academic Journal
The article presents the authors' experience and perspective on nursing partnerships. It is stated that they carried out a primary partner nursing (PPN) on their critical care unit in an effort to improve communication through the formation of nursing partnerships. It also notes that PPN is an initiative of the nursing practice council, where a culture of teamwork among nurses was established with the goal of fostering excellence in nursing practice and patient care.


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