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Documentation and assessments are crucial to following patients’ progress. One action research project radically changed processes to improve patient care
Broadmoor Hospital is recruiting up to 100 extra nurses, a month after a damning report labelled it ‘totally unfit for purpose’.
Surgical nurses need to improve the documentation of post-operative pain assessment and management, suggests a new study.
Epidural infusions can be a safe and effective technique for providing perioperative analgesia. However, they are not without risk. This article describes how a number of changes in practice, including new documentation, were used as risk reduction strategies to make epidural analgesia as safe as possible.
VOL: 103, ISSUE: 6, PAGE NO: 32-33 Kim O?Connor, BSc, RGN, is head of practice development; Therese Earl, RGN, is a professional development nurse; Petra Hancock, BSc, RGN, is a practice facilitator All at Barking, Havering and Redbridge Hospitals Trust
Educational input to improve documentation skillSubscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 08, PAGE NO: 35