Essay about Research Study Based On The Hospital
Perform a staff assessment to evaluate their knowledge
Discuss with the patient/family members, make them aware about the hospital policy/ procedure and assist with instructions on how to fill a form.
Nurses are to read and document every patient belongings from the time they get admitted through ED department, during their stay period, transfer and discharge home or other facilities.
New, agency, float and staff nurses are to be informed regularly in monthly meetings/ reports and train on properly documentation of the patient personal items upon admission, transfers between the units and discharge.
All patient personal belonging including equipment should be label with their name on it for easy identification.
Strengthen the policy where nurses will review patient admission/discharge list with the patient in the presence of a family members or any other witness followed by a waiver release with a signature on it.
Provide housekeeping staff with training on how to search for patient lost items or forgotten in the room by checking appropriately between the sheets/pillows, under the bed, drawers, bathrooms and report them to the charge nurse.
The patient advocate relation should follow up and interview the patient after the discharge at home through a phone call to survey the patient…