Transitions in Care From Acute Care Telemetry Unit to Home: An Evidence-Based Quality Improvement Project
The article reports on a study that used the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's Model for Improvement as framework to guide the planning, implementation, and evaluation phases of an evidence-based practice quality improvement project. The six steps of the model were mentioned. The seven-day follow-up appointment based practices questionnaire is shown. The outcomes of appointments scheduled, kept appointments, and readmissions before and after change implementation were compared.
Soltis, T. M., Milner, K. & Buonocore,D. (2018). In our unit. transitions in care from acute care telemetry unit to home: An evidence-based quality improvement project. Critical Care Nurse, 38(5), 77–80. doi:10.4037/ccn2018217
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