Hourly rounding

Hourly rounding

In adult patients in the acute care setting, what is the effect of hourly nursing rounding on patient satisfaction and patient safety compared with providing scheduled treatments and responding to call lights?

1. Create a proposal for your management team to convince them that the problem you have uncovered is significant and your plan for improvement will benefit the stakeholders.
2. As you organize your information and evidence, include the following topics:
a. Introduction – to the plan with evidence-based problem identification and solution.
b. Description of the contribution to the future of healthcare, inclusive of the stakeholders.