Week 6 Discussion.docx - Week 6 Main Discussion Post Evidence-based practice(EBP is the thoughtful use of current best evidence in combination with

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Week 6 Main Discussion Post: Evidence-based practice (EBP) is the thoughtful use of current best evidence in combination with clinical knowledge and patient standards to guide health care decisions. Also, patient safety study has paid much attention to data analyses to identify patient safety matters and to determine that a new practice will enhance improved quality and patient safety (Titler, 2008). The call for evidence-based quality improvement and healthcare change emphasizes the need for reforming care that is effective, safe, and efficient. For quality patient outcomes, new information needs to be transformed into clinically useful forms, applied across the entire care team, and measured regarding significant influence on performance and health outcomes (American Nurses Association, 2017). I will highly recommend the use of EBP at the Insurance company where I work as a Nurse Case Manager. The productivity level is measured by the numbers of calls and task we made per day as opposed to the quality of care being provided to our patients. At most of our weekly meeting with the supervisor, the nurses always point out that the management pays too much attention to so called productivity than taking care of our patients. As nurses, it is our duty to help coordinate all aspect of patients’ care such as getting Primary Care Providers, Specialist, transportation to medical appointments, DME supply, building a good relationship with
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