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Influencing Quality Improvement

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This course examines quality management processes, functions, and tools that improve health systems and outcomes. Topics include nursing-sensitive indicators, core measures, Quality & Safety Education for Nurses competencies, and legislative mandates. Key concepts are patient safety, quality improvement, and accountability.

This undergraduate-level course is 7 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 4
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 7 weeks

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    Patient-Centered Care

    • Evaluate the nurse’s role in effective communication, collaboration, quality improvement, and delivery of safe
    • Integrate patient values and perspectives into delivery of care.
    • Integrate practice guidelines from evidence-based measurements to improve care.
    • Evaluate quality improvement processes and interventions to provide safe patient-centered care.
    • Analyze how collaborative partnerships with patients and the health care team promote health, safety, well-being, and self-care management that influence professional nursing practice.
    • Evaluate approaches to care that result in quality patient outcomes.
    • Communicate observations or potential risks to patients, families, and the health care team.
    • Apply basic root-cause-analysis problem solving to an adverse event.
    • Apply technology and information management tools to support safe processes of care.
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