Effects of a Spirituality Training Program for Nurses on Patients in a Progressive Care Unit
- QUALITY PERSPECTIVE Looking at Care Quality Progress. Hagland, Mark // Healthcare Informatics;May2012, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p32
An interview with Richard Bankowitz, enterprise-wide chief medical officer at Premier Health Alliance, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based organization is presented. When asked about the main aspects of the QUEST High-Performing Hospitals Collaborative program, he said that hospitals need to...
- A Hospital-Based Work Support Intervention to Enhance the Return to Work of Cancer Patients: A Process Evaluation. Tamminga, S.; Boer, A.; Bos, M.; Fons, G.; Kitzen, J.; Plaisier, P.; Verbeek, J.; Frings-Dresen, M. // Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation;Dec2012, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p565
Purpose To perform a process evaluation of a hospital-based work support intervention for cancer patients aimed at enhancing return to work and quality of life. The intervention involves the delivery of patient education and support at the hospital and involves the improvement of the...
- Improving Family-Centered Care Practices in the NICU. Lee, Laurie A.; Carter, Melondie; Stevenson, Sharon B.; Harrison, H. Alien // Neonatal Network;May/Jun2014, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p125
No abstract available.
- Nurses surveyed about spirituality. // Kai Tiaki Nursing New Zealand;Aug2015, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p11
No abstract available.
- Addressing barriers to diabetes care and self-care in general practice: A new framework for practice nurses. Harwood, Elissa; Bunn, Christopher; Caton, Sarah; Simmons, David // Journal of Diabetes Nursing;2013, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p186
There has been extensive research on the barriers to diabetes care and self-management and whilst patient-centred care is heralded as the best method of overcoming these barriers, target-driven systems can make this difficult to deliver. This paper describes a pilot study of a new approach to...
- Improving Nurse-Physician Teamwork: A Multidisciplinary Collaboration. Streeton, Abigail // MEDSURG Nursing;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p31
The article focuses on the formation of the Multidisciplinary Collaboration Committee (MCC) project to improve communication and teamwork among physicians and nurses. Topics discussed include the Plan, Do, Study, Act Model of quality improvement, voluntary survey to determine experiences of...
- EB96 Improving Nurse-to-Nurse Handover of Care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit by Using a Modified I-PASS Sheet. Tucker, Deborah; Chandonnet, Celeste; Howland, Tracie; Desilets, Laura; Bennett, Marie; Briere, Julie; McEachern, Kate // Critical Care Nurse;Apr2015, Vol. 35 Issue 2, pe47
An abstract of the article "Improving Nurse-to-Nurse Handover of Care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit by Using a Modified I-PASS Sheet" by Deborah Tucker and colleagues is presented.
- Final Reflection: Remembering the soul of chaplaincy. Swinton, John // Scottish Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy;2013, Vol. 16, p68
The article discusses the different dimensions of chaplaincy work as an important and indispensible aspect of healthcare provision within Scotland. Chaplaincy needs to be evidence- based and evidence-led; however, the stories that chaplains are called to bear witness to are not necessarily the...
- The Role of Professional Chaplains on Pediatric Palliative Care Teams: Perspectives from Physicians and Chaplains. Fitchett, George; Lyndes, Kathryn A.; Cadge, Wendy; Berlinger, Nancy; Flanagan, Erin; Misasi, Jennifer // Journal of Palliative Medicine;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p704
Context: Pediatric palliative care (PPC) specialists recognize spiritual care as integral to the services offered to seriously ill children and their families. Little is known about how PPC programs deliver spiritual care. Objective: The goal of this pilot study was to begin to describe the role...