Case Study: The Effectiveness of using a Patient Dependency System to Develop and Audit Clinical Pathways
Some nurses in Queensland Hospitals have used the Patient Dependency System (PDS) in HBICS to enter their patient care details. Apart from standard reports, access to this data has been difficult and not very useful in supporting clinical practice. This paper outlines the use of PDS data to support nursing care and to produce the evidence for practice that is normally hidden within the PDS data.
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