Informatics and Nursing Sensitive Quality Indicators
Elaborate on the importance of nursing sensitive quality indicators
The American Nursing Association (ANA) established the National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) in 1998 to track and report on quality indicators heavily influenced by nursing action.
Things to think about in this paper to help write it:
What is the NDNQI?
What are nursing-sensitive quality indicators?
Which particular quality indicator did you select to address in your tutorial?
Why is this quality indicator important to monitor?
Be sure to address the impact of this indicator on quality of care and patient safety.
Why do new nurses need to be familiar with this particular quality indicator when providing patient care?
Actual scoring guide for paper (this information is *necessary* in the paper)
-Describe the interdisciplinary team’s role in collecting and reporting quality indicator data to enhance patient safety, patient care outcomes, and organizational performance reports.
-Explain how a health care organization uses nursing-sensitive quality indicators to enhance patient safety, patient care outcomes, and organizational performance reports.
-Justify how a nursing-sensitive quality indicator establishes evidence-based practice guidelines for nurses to follow when using patient care technologies to enhance patient safety, satisfaction, and outcomes.
– Cite a minimum of three scholarly and/or authoritative sources.