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unit; the leader for this project will be the charge nurse; resources needed include laptop, projector, printer and papers; barriers to this project is staff availability and schedule which will be sorted by having three(3) separate days for conference which provides the opportunity for everyone to be involved. DO- This step entails carrying out the components of the plan within a specified period to achieve this quality improvement in pain management. STUDY- Implement changes and measuring the success/ performance of the project is essential after goal establishment. The new pain management should be assessed if people accept it or not, how it affects patients’ experience and patient-centered care through questionnaires and other feedback tools. ACT- This is the final step involving evaluating the overall success of the project and spreading the success across the facility. Evaluation tool such as HCAHPS could be used to compare previous pain management to present one monthly or quarterly so as to ensure continuous quality improvement(Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality,2019). Quality Improvement Initiative Evaluation Evaluation plan for improvement initiatives that seeks to: identify the questions stakeholders want to address; develop the initial program by identifying high-priority areas to measure progress over time and identify experimental or observational designs that will address
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7 Running head : Quality Improvement Proposal attribution. Evaluation is critical to understanding how a program was implemented and the impact of the program. In Quality Improvement, evaluation documents the process for developing and implementing the program and identifies key successes, challenges, and lessons learned. Improvement initiatives often identify wanted changes in concepts. Outcome of the evaluation compares the outcomes against the data before the implementation. Data collected to monitor performance and to inform evaluation activities are essential for identifying areas for continuous quality improvement, an evaluation designs must align to evolve as the initiative adapts over time. Proof of Successful Quality Implementation Initiative The proof of successful quality implementation initiative include good HCAHPS results from patient and consumer reviews, questionnaires answered by patients and staff showing a high percent of success rate, patient compliance with mechanical ventilation(for intubated patients), adequate utilization of CPOT tool by the nursing and medical team, less addictions to opioid analgesics. Finally, meeting the goals set in the planning phase of quality implementation marks success of the quality implementation initiative. References Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality(2019). Ways To Approach the Quality Improvement Process. Retrieved from - improvement/improvement-guide/4-approach-qi-process/index.html
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8 Running head : Quality Improvement Proposal Mohammad, I., Enass, F., Daniel, C., Alaa, M., Abdullah, A., Naif, M., Hassan, S., Fahad, H., Ayat, S., and Ali, B(2018). Assessment and Management of Pain in the Intensive Care Unit.
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