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A new patient-acuity tool promotes equitable nurse - American ...

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classify a patient's acuity level? ... acuity. The patients' nursing-care requirements varied widely, so as- signing the same .... by calculating current and projected.

A new patient-acuity tool promotes equitable nurse-patient ...

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Others rely on charge nurses' judgments of patient acuity. ... acuity tools that direct-care nurses completed for each patient, and calculated total acuity scores and ...

Measuring Acuity

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A Pilot study of an acuity and dependency tool to inform ... The Patient Acuity Measure (Baker, 2010). ... STAFFING LEVELS AND SKILLS MIX CALCULATOR.

Hours per Patient Day: Not the Problem, Nor the ... - Nursing Economic

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calculate the total direct worked hours per patient ... patient day, or we can calculate the total worked ... The combination of automated patient acuity, staffing ,.

Nursing Unit Staffing: An Innovative Model Incorporating Patient ...

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May 27, 2010 ... Incorporating Patient Acuity and Patient Turnover: A Dissertation ...... researchers to more easily calculate patient turnover. As a result of this ...

Patient Acuity - Patient Safety and Quality - NCBI Bookshelf

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Patient acuity is a concept that is very important to patient safety. Presumably, as acuity rises, more nursing resources are needed to provide safe care. Very little ...

How do you calculate hours per patient day? | Reference.com

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Nursing hours per patient day is calculated by taking the total number of nursing staff providing care divided by the total number of patients in a given day.

Integration of ClairVia® Patient Acuity System and EMR at Blessing ...

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Sep 21, 2009 ... “As our caregivers complete patients' clinical documentation in our Eclipsys EMR, ClairVia Patient Acuity operates simultaneously to calculate ...

Acuity Systems Dialogue and Patient Classification System Essentials

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of a new acuity tool, the Patient Classification System. The PCS tool, developed in a small rural hospital, uses 5 broad concepts: (1) medications, (2) complicated  ...

Planning Nurse Staffing with a Patient Acuity System ...

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Jul 27, 2010 ... How many patients one nurse can care for is a difficult question to answer with certainty. Some days more. Some days less. Any nurse will tell ...