Accession Number:

ADA624290

Title:

The Impact of Electronic Knowledge-Based Nursing Content and Decision-Support on Nursing-Sensitive Patient Outcomes

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 28 Jan 2014-27 Jan 2015

Corporate Author:

AURORA HEALTH CARE MILWAUKEE WI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2015-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

Background Advances in health information technology HIT and the use of evidence-based EB, clinical decision support CDS tools in electronic health records EHR hold great promise, but are relatively untested for nurses. Researchers have suggested that the impact of an electronic innovation must include a description of the sociotechnical context as well as the process and outcome metrics for optimal accuracy. Objective To use the Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence-based Policy Framework adapted from Dodson, Brownson, Weiss, 2012 to evaluate the impact of the KBN Innovation, featuring actionable EB recommendations embedded into policy and the content and CDS tools in the EHR to support nurses to use best practices for six phenomena to improve patient outcomes

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE