JCAHO requirement? hourly rounds and written report at change of shift? - page 2

I've seen the discussions on hourly rounds. My manager claims they are a JCAHO requirement as well as a written report instead of taped for change of shift. For the next shift, the nurses fill... Read More

  1. by   ChristineN
    One of the facilities I work at does written report. I hate it. IMO I would much prefer a verbal face-to-face report. I feel that my doing written report is a waste of time, when most nurses want you to tell them what you wrote anyway.

    My other facility does face-to-face,and is slowly making the transition to bedside report. This seems to work much better.