C157 Fast Track OA Success Quiz The surgery department’s monthly case review revealed the need for the development of a new innovation to better meet surgical patient outcomes. Which of the following would the Advance Practice Nurse need to consider having as part of the innovation committee? 2 points Surgical technician, risk manager and surgeon Surgeon, scrub nurse and patient Referring physician, circulating nurse and patient Surgeon, risk manager and scrub nurse An MSN needs to assign a staff member to assist a medical director in the development of a quality program for a newly established service. Which of the following staff members is most appropriate for this project? 2 points a newly hired staff member who has demonstrated competence and has time to complete the task a motivated staff member who is actively seeking promotion a competent staff member who has good interpersonal skills a knowledgeable staff member who works best on defined tasks The MSN leader is regularly monitor the number of inappropriate referrals, the timeliness of discharge planning, and the number of days of discharge delays. What additional monitor should the MSN leader recommend to the
Discharge Planning team be added to the process for evaluating the appropriateness of discharge planning interventions? 2 points adequacy of documentation in progress notes attainment of discharge planning goals timeliness of referrals to discharge planning number of discharge planning referrals from nursing Pharmacy Services and Nursing are having difficulty developing an action plan for medication errors. Pharmacy Services states that Nursing Services cause the majority of the problems related to errors, while Nursing Services states the opposite. The MSN Leader’s role in resolving this problem is to: 2 points provide them with directives on how to solve the problem facilitate discussion between the groups to enable them to assume ownership of their portions of the problem assign the task to an uninvolved manager refer the problem to the facility-wide quality council In beginning a new quality improvement innovation, the designated committee identifies a need for change in the medication reconciliation process, and creates a new documentation form that covers all essential elements of the process. The committee also develops a way to assess monthly compliance with use of the new form. These tasks represent which step of the PDSA model? 2 points Planning a change.
- Spring '17
- Nursing, MSN, msn leader