Online Nursing Journal Club
December, 2012/January, 2013
Welcome to the online Nursing Journal Club! Due to the holidays and limited participation, this article is a repeat of the December article and will be available through January 31.
Your patient--my child: seven priorities for improving pediatric care from the parent's perspective.
J Nurs Care Qual. 2005 Jan-Mar;20(1):43-53; quiz 54-5.
Parents and professional caregivers, although united in their shared goal of returning a sick child to health, do not always view the caregiving situation from the same frame of reference. This article describes the perspectives of more than 50,000 parents whose child experienced a hospitalization. It outlines the greatest opportunities for improving the pediatric inpatient experience from the parent's perspective. In addition, practical tips and strategies for planning improvements in care from the patient/family perspective are offered.
Available full-text only from the Marianjoy network
Contact Person: Cindy Bright, E-mail email@example.com Phone: 630.909.8027
For further information or any questions, please contact Cindy Bright
Available Credits: 1.25 Contact Hours
Instructions for receiving the credits:
There are 3 parts to earning CE credit for this article. All components must be completed between December 1 and January 31, 2013:
Aneesah Anani is focusing on pediatric emergencies for her Clinical Ladder activity. The results of the survey she recently distributed revealed staff recognition of the importance of caring for both the parents and child during hospitalization. This article focuses on ways to improve staff/parent relationships.
It should take you approximately 1-1/4 hours to read the article, take the quiz and complete the evaluation.
Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital- Professional Practice Committee, (OH-387, 9/28/2013) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
As required by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Accreditation Program, we would like to make you aware of all potential conflicts of interest(s). This educational activity’s planners and presenters have indicated that they have no bias or conflict of interest. Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital has not received any commercial support for this program. There will not be any endorsement of products or discussion of off-lable use.