Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Benchmark selection considerationsSusan Rees
Nursing and Patient Care Services, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI 53792, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 27:368-71. 2012..Considerations are discussed for the selection of the best benchmark to use to ensure that an organization is striving for top performance...
- Reducing specimen identification errorsSusan Rees
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, 600 Highland Ave H4 882, Madison, WI 53792, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 27:253-7. 2012..Between 2007 and 2011, interventions were successful in significantly reducing the number of errors by 85%...
- Improving inpatient pneumococcal and influenza vaccination ratesSusan Rees
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 26:358-63. 2011..The rates of administration improved from approximately 45% in June 2009 to approximately 78% by mid-2010...
- Moving data to nursing quality excellenceSusan Rees
Department of Nursing Quality and Safety, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
J Nurs Care Qual 26:260-4. 2011..Rewarding units with annual awards further encouraged staff to improve on important nurse-sensitive measures...