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[PODCAST] Causes and Solutions for the Nursing Shortage

10/19/2017
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Unless you live under a rock, you already know there is a serious nursing shortage in this country. The Bureau of Labor Statistics currently estimates a deficit of nearly one million nurses by the year 2022. Nursing shortages are not new, but this one is different from some of its predecessors. Previous shortages, like the […] The post [PODCAST] Causes and Solutions for the Nursing Shortage appeared first on Always Culture.

Duration: 00:03:30


[PODCAST] Introducing Tenured Staff to Value Based Care

10/4/2017
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How do more tenured nurses feel about value based care? It’s a question that challenges any person in a staffing and management position. The ideas of value based purchasing, raising HCAHPS scores, and patient satisfaction aren’t new for staff members in a hospital setting. For the nursing staff on the front lines, however; the concept […] The post [PODCAST] Introducing Tenured Staff to Value Based Care appeared first on Always Culture.

Duration: 00:02:42


[PODCAST] How Nursing Leadership Can Move Surveys from Usually to Always

8/16/2017
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Nurses and nurse managers, strive to provide safe care along with an excellent patient experience. If your organization has attained that goal, then you may have found your hospital in the upper 25th percentile of the national database. That’s an accomplishment, so congratulations – high fives all around. The problem is once you meet that […] The post [PODCAST] How Nursing Leadership Can Move Surveys from Usually to Always appeared first on Always Culture.

Duration: 00:03:09


[PODCAST] Adjusting the Discharge Process for Improved HCAHPS Scores

2/14/2017
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There are five questions on the HCAHPS survey dealing with the discharge home, or the transition of care, and they all center around the patient’s level of understanding of their discharge instructions and your staff’s level of understanding of patient preferences. For improved HCAHPS scores, we need to recognize a problem with the discharge process: we, […] The post [PODCAST] Adjusting the Discharge Process for Improved HCAHPS Scores appeared first on Always Culture.

[PODCAST] Effective Pain Management for HCAHPS Improvement

2/8/2017
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Nearly every patient that comes into the hospital arrives with pain. Controlling pain and working towards HCAHPS improvement can be a challenge. The HCAHPS survey asks two questions with regards to pain management: “How often was your pain well-controlled?” “How often did hospital staff do everything they could to help you with your pain?” Listen […] The post [PODCAST] Effective Pain Management for HCAHPS Improvement appeared first on Always Culture.

[PODCAST] The Metric that Most Correlates with Overall HCAHPS Ratings

1/18/2017
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When a patient sits down with their HCAHPS survey to answer questions on how they communicated with their nurses, they’re going to be answering questions based on just about every communication they had with all staff members at the hospital… Listen to the podcast to learn tactics for improving patient communication with nurses or checkout the full video […] The post [PODCAST] The Metric that Most Correlates with Overall HCAHPS Ratings appeared first on Always Culture.

Duration: 00:03:31