Essay on Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership - Essay Prowess

Essay on Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership

Essay on Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership

Organizational Systems and Quality Leadership

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Western Governors University September 3, 2020

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Nursing-Quality Indicators assisting in identifying issues

The NDNQI (The National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators) was founded in 1998 by the ANA, American Nurses Association, to collect data on factors which influence the quality of nursing care. (Montalvo, 2007). Some of these nursing-quality indicators include falls, pressure ulcers, and restraint prevalence. The application of nursing quality indicators could have assisted Mr. J’s nurse in recognizing the new onset skin breakdown likely being caused from the lack of repositioning as the patient is restrained. This skin breakdown could have been avoided by properly turning and repositioning this patient every 2 hours and Mr. J’s nurse should have been doing a proper head to toe assessment every shift. Had the Nursing-Quality I

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