Implementing Post-Discharge 48-Hour Scripted Call for Patients with Heart Failure: An Evidence-Based Practice Quality Improvement Project
Post-discharge call programs are a simple and effective way to identify and intervene for patient care issues that may occur after discharge. Nurses play a key role in these programs and can lead quality improvement projects on their units to improve patient care during the transition from hospital to home.
Ruggiri, J. C., Milner, K. A., & Buonocore, D. (2019). Implementing post-discharge 48-hour scripted call for patients with heart failure: An evidence-based practice quality improvement project. MedSurg Nursing, 28(3), 183-187.
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