TITLE

Bedside Shift-to-Shift Nursing Report: Implementation and Outcomes

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Deby; Grunawait, Julie; McClish, Donna; Wood, Winnie; Friese, Christopher R.
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
MEDSURG Nursing;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
One unit's staff developed and evaluated an intervention to relocate shift-to-shift nursing report to the patient's bedside. Despite challenges related to privacy, distractions, and integration of nursing technicians to the change, bedside shift report reduced shift report times and improved nursing satisfaction.
ACCESSION #
82106531

 

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