The Impact of Informatics on Healthcare Technology has impacted health care in ways that will allow the practicing professional to deliver the best care that is relevant to patients today. As new technology continues to emerge, and as healthcare professionals (HCP) continue to utilize the current research available, it will become safer to manage and apply advanced health care for patients today that was not available previously. Also, centralizing patient data will allow the (HCP) to see an extensive view of the patient profile that will help to deliver quality, safe and cost-effective care. Technology has an impact on the safe delivery of care. Safety has always been in the forefront in managing patient care, especially when administering medications.
Through the development of a building-block approach, nurse leaders can promote evidence-based practices by incorporating the process in every aspect of the healthcare structure they supervise. A successful leader promotes evidence-based practices by inspiring, enabling, and articulating the whole nursing team to embrace the best evidenced practices. Strategies for implementation of evidence-based changes stem from a complex network of a whole team that is focused on improving healthcare outcomes. This change
In summary, the nursing practice is ridden with numerous shortcomings that make it hard for patients to be satisfied with the provided health care services. This paper has provided an evidence-based model in health care provision. The need to improve patient satisfaction in the nursing practice has necessitated the implementation of relevant policies that have yielded positive results. With the nurses embracing concepts, such as teamwork, altruism, leadership, empathy, and communication, patients are becoming more satisfied with the care they are being given in the hospitals. In the nursing practice, there is a need to improve satisfaction in patients, which is only achieved after the nurses have adopted various patient-centered concepts,
Physicians ' punctuality is a fundamental aspect by the reason of being the building block for patient-doctor relationship and the cornerstone for professionalism. (1,2) Therefore, it illustrates the quality of training doctors received, and demonstrate how the health care is organized. Patient-doctor relationship is a prime concept when it comes to healthcare. In spite of the variation of the meaning or scope of the relationship according to the viewpoint of the observer, “clinical imperatives emphasize its value as a component of the care process that might improve health outcomes". Thus, patient-doctor relationship is a valuable concept for eliciting the quality of healthcare.
A STUDY OF PATIENT PHYSICIAN COMMUNICATION IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL Summary The international patient safety goals highlight the importance of effective patient physician communication in a hospital. Effective Doctor-Patient communication is the basic requirement in forming a good doctor-patient relationship. Safe practices and effective, patient-centered communication is key to quality care. Good communication is not only an ethical mandate but also necessary for informed consent and effective patient engagement. It is an effective approach to avoid errors, improve quality and achieve better and safer health outcomes.
Hospital is a place where health care services for patients are provided. Health care focuses on preventing, treating, and rehabilitating physical and mental illnesses because health is a primary factor in the existence of all human beings. It is undeniable that good health care should meet the universal standard to provide proper services for people. A hospital information system (HIS) is essentially introduced as a computer system for managing all information in hospital to optimize health care operations and allow health care providers to work effectively. Because of challenging tasks in information management nowadays, the use of information technology is widely spread among hospitals.
Effective communication will help with patient care and give a sense of good understanding of what to expect in their care. The ability to establish effective communication in nursing is imperative in providing the best care and patient outcomes possible. Being able to communicate effectively as a nurse is vital, and boosts the nurses’ self-confidence, job satisfaction as well as reducing workplace stress, thus improving patient care. Effective communication is important in companies with workplace diversity. Good communication skills help the barriers of language and cultural differences thus increasing productivity and reducing
All this are some of the uses of informatics applications. SIGNIFICANCE TO THE NURSING PROFESSION: this concept is important as it have helped to advance the profession and move the profession from paper age to computer age. With the use of this applications nurses have been able to improve in the care they render to their patients. They have been able to say time spent on carrying out task in the ward thereby giving them more room to focus on the care of their patients. IMPORTANCE TO THE WORLD: this concept is important as it helps generally in improving the life of the population.
The concept of cleanliness in the environment is composed of cleanliness of the surrounding, cleanliness of equipments and personal hygiene. While the concept was first developed to improve quality of care offered by nurses and improve patient outcomes, the concept of cleanliness in the environment benefits healthcare providers by reducing exposure to work related risks. Nurses have applied the concept of cleanliness in the environment to improve quality of health care, identify training needs and to formulate workplace policies. The concept of cleanliness in the environment is related to other nursing concepts such as noise and self-care. Cleanliness of the environment is a universal phenomenon which should be used to improve patient outcome and reduce prevalence of hospital acquired infections and other diseases whose risk factors include unhygienic
The safety and health culture in an organization is important towards the employee working attitude and behaviors because they undertake the risk of accident of organization. A safety and health culture should have the positive workplace attitudes and having a measurable safety and health goals with the policies and procedures as a reference tools. So, the role of management and employees involvement is important in safety and health culture to develop the positive faith, practices and attitudes in the organization (Bakri et al, 2006). Besides, the personnel training should be provided at all level of an organization as a basic right of individual. In order to improve continuously of the employees’ safety and health, OSH Management System is needed.