Measuring Advanced Practice Nursing Outcomes: Strategies and Resources
- APPENDIX N4: Nursing Outcomes Classification System. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2633
A variety of labels and definitions of the Nursing Outcomes Classification system that relate to the terms that appeared in the January 2005 issue of "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary" are presented.
- A Multisite Study of Nurse Staffing and Patient Occurrences. Blegen, Mary A.; Vaughn, Tom // Nursing Economic$;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p196
Studies the relationships between nurse staffing and patient outcomes or adverse occurrences. Methods used in the study; Adverse occurrences studied in the report; Control variables and analyses; Findings of the study.
- Low levels of hospital nurses linked to patient deaths. // Australian Nursing Journal;Aug2002, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p14
Reports on a study conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health regarding the relation between the amount of care provided by hospital nurses and patients' outcomes as of August 2002. Data used by the researchers to examine the relationship; Effect of higher nurse staffing on patients'...
- nursing goal. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1609
An encyclopedia entry for "nursing goal," which refers to a specific expected outcome of nursing intervention as related to the established nursing diagnosis, is presented.
- Advanced Practice Nursing Outcomes Research Team Continues to Achieve Goals. Kinsey, Ronda // ONS News;Sep2002, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p12
Reports on the progress of the Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) Outcomes Research Team's Work on increasing the knowledge of APN outcomes documentation and research. Publication of an article in the 'Oncology Nursing Forum in 2003'; Presentation of a professional development course at the...
- ANA claims its study shows RN numbers affect patient care. // AHA News;05/08/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p4
Focuses on the impact of higher staffing levels of registered nurses (RN) on the outcomes of patients in hospitals. Benefits of retaining the RN staff in hospitals; Remarks from Mary Foley, president of the American Nurses Association; Areas which affect the quality of patient care.
- What's best for you--Paper and pencil or IVR? Gray, Geoffrey V. // Outcomes & Accountability Alert;May99, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p1
Discusses data collection methods and technologies used in monitoring clinical outcomes. Paper and pencil; Key data entry; Scanning of data entry; Software that allows for receipt and scanning of faxed-in forms.
- California Nursing Group Launches Tool To Improve Outcomes. // Quality Progress;Mar2000, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p26
Informs on the California Nursing Outcomes Coalition's statewide nursing outcomes database. Tool for improvement of outcomes; Three ways to use the data.
- Highly qualified nurses offer better outcomes. // Australian Nursing Journal;Nov97, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p6
Presents a research by Evelyn Hovenga of Central Queensland University, Australia which suggests that patients may recover more quickly and effectively when cared for by highly qualified nursing staff. Data used in the research; Correlation of salaries of nurses with patient outcomes; Conclusion...