A rigorous approach to modifying nurse-to-patient ratios and assuring a
streamlined ... As detailed in Figure 1, a Medicare PCI patient billed as an
outpatient is ... cost benefit from the use of technology to decrease post-operative
of PCI when bleeding complications arose was more ... Risk factors predisposing
patients to these complications are both modifiable ... reduced by nurses who are
knowledgeable about these risk factors and identify com- ...... patients. (odds ratio
, 2.29 [95% CI, 1.56-3.38]) ... Assessment of groin sites post-procedure. Right.
Jun 25, 2015 ... Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), also known as coronary ... a patient's
prognosis, with higher post-PCI numbers being associated with lower ... For
patients with STEMI, immediate coronary angiography with PCI is ...... PCI.
Patients were assigned in a 3:1 ratio to receive paclitaxel-eluting stents or ....
Apr 13, 2015 ... There is ongoing debate regarding the optimal nurse-to-patient ratio. ...
undergone successful PCI directly to the stepdown unit for post-PCI ...
Jul 18, 2016 ... This article was originally posted at: CardiovascularBusiness.com ... webinar,
Nursing Best Practices: Enabling Success in Protected PCI Patients ... While most
facilities maintain a 1:1 nurse to patient ratio of Impella patients ...
to provide primary PCI across cardiac networks, has caused a significant .....
designed to reduce arrhythmic death post-MI through monitoring and prompt .....
Unit is that the nurse patient ratio should not fall below one nurse to two patients.
May 26, 2016 ... They have been a primary PCI hospital and STEMI receiving center since ...
While most facilities maintain a 1:1 nurse to patient ratio of Impella ...
Feb 5, 2013 ... agents to decrease stent restenosis raise the risk of groin bleeding .... Another
study recommended a nurse to patient ratio of 1:5 or less, ...
Matt, RN. “I like working with the post-surgical patient and knowing that I have the
.... Chest Pain Accredited with PCI designation .... 2:1 patient to nurse ratio.
[After a patient care unit nurse called the cardiac catheterization laboratory ... in
assessing for vascular complications in post-cardiac catheterization patients.