Write a 3 page paper (page count does not include title and reference page) that addresses the following:
Identify a problem, inefficiency, or issue within a specific department/unit: Medication Errors & Disruptions
30 bed medical surgical unit at Singing River Hospital (Singing River Health System)
Describe a specific, realistic change that could be made to address the issue.
Related to disruptions
Summarize how the change would align with the organization’s mission, vision, and values as well as relevant professional standards.
See SRHS.pdf for Mission, Vision, and Values
Identify a change model or strategy to guide your planning for implementing the change. Provide a rationale for your selection.
Outline the steps that you and/or others would follow to facilitate the change. Align these steps to your selected change model or strategy.
Patient Care Manager (unit manager)
Patient Care Coordinator (assistant manager)
Charge Nurse: Me
4-5 staff nurses per shift
2-3 PCAs (nurse techs)
Explain who would be involved in initiating and managing this change. Describe the skills and characteristics that would be necessary to facilitate the change effort.’