Action plan to prevent falls for hospital patients

Action plan to prevent falls for hospital patients

Instructions for Action Plan to prevent falls hospital patients 1. Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Statement and Chosen Cause that will Drive Improvement 2. Current Knowledge of the Patient Safety Concern/Quality Improvement Issue (State and National Context) 3. Proposed Improvement Plan and Rationale 4. Content of Action Plan: 5. • – Identify the patient safety concern/quality improvement issue from your RCA. – Identify one cause that will drive improvement what cause have you selected from your RCA what are you trying to improve? Why did your select this problem? – Discuss current knowledge of the patient safety concern/quality improvement issue state and national context) (no more than 2 4 paragraphs; citations required) – Provide information related to current knowledge related to the concern/ issue – what is known about the concern/issue – What does the evidence say? Is a national quality or safety priority or goal of the National Quality Forum (NQF), 5 The joint Commission (JC), the National Quality Assurance Committee (NCQA), 6 The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality