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EXECUTIVE SUMMARYcentered care with a focus on effective communication will be reflected with improved HCAHPS scores. oIntensive Care Unit initiatives will focus on the reduction of CAUTI rates. With the directionof the ICU Nursing Director the most current and up to date research will direct the proper way to insert, care and remove a Foley catheter. A task force of frontline staff will be createdto be the change agents for this process. They will help with the education, auditing and posting of results. Education will be uniform to all employees who work within the ICU, policies will be updated to support the evidence found and sterile technique will be a focus. This will promote decreased re-admission rates, decreased complications and the possibility for greater reimbursement.
EXECUTIVE SUMMARYReferencesCal Hospital Compare - Patient Experience. (2017). Retrieved April 10, 2017, from ?id=106334068&n=+Inland+Valley+Medical+Center#patientexperienceSouthwest Healthcare System - About Southwest Healthcare System. (2017). Retrieved from