Hospital Peer Review (Vol. 41, No. 12) - December 1, 2016

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Release date: December 2016

Valid through: December 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for hospital-based quality professionals.

Subjects

  • Reduce Readmissions with Better Data Analysis
  • Hospital Uses Real-Time Interviews for Better Data
  • Are Lengthier Interviews on Readmission Worth the Time?
  • Shorter Data Interval Gives Better Readmission Picture
  • AHA/HRET QI Project Cuts HACS 40%, Readmissions 20%
  • Most Common Problems in TJC Surveys
  • Program Focuses Nursing on Patient Care Transitions

Objectives

  • Identify a particular clinical, legal, or educational issue related to quality improvement and performance outcomes.
  • Describe how the clinical, legal, or educational issues related to quality improvement and performance outcomes affect nurses, healthcare workers, hospitals, or the healthcare industry in general.
  • Cite solutions to the problems associated with quality improvement and performance outcomes based on guidelines from relevant authorities and/or independent recommendations from clinicians at individual institutions.

Credit Available

Nurses

  • 1.25 ANCC Contact Hours

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

Relias Learning, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation

Nurses

This activity has been approved for 1.25 nursing contact hours using a 60-minute contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP#13791, for 1.25 Contact Hours.

Nurses licensed in California should retain this credit letter for four years.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Greg Freeman

Editors

AHC Media Managing Editor: Jill Drachenberg

Associate Managing Editor: Dana Spector

Financial Disclosure

Author Greg Freeman, Editor Jill Drachenberg, Ebook Design Specialist Dana Spector, and Consulting Editor Patrice Spath, report no consultant, stockholder, speaker’s bureau, research, or other financial relationships with companies having ties to this field of study.

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