Nursing rounds Q 1-2 hrs reduce call light use by up to 38%; falls reduced 60%

  1. from the studer group:

    sg alliance for health care research - call light study published nationally

    read more about the call light study and the amazing and proven results in the september 2006 issue of the american journal of nursing (ajn).

    a nationwide study, published in the september issue of the american journal of nursing (ajn), revealed that regular nursing rounds every one to two hours were associated with a significant reduction in call light use, fewer patient falls, and greater patient satisfaction.
    article bottom link.
    Last edit by NRSKarenRN on Oct 20, '06
  2. Visit NRSKarenRN profile page

    About NRSKarenRN, BSN, RN Moderator

    Joined: Oct '00; Posts: 27,524; Likes: 13,741
    Utilization Review, prior Intake Mgr Home Care; from PA , US
    Specialty: 40 year(s) of experience in Home Care, Vents, Telemetry, Home infusion