Evaluating healthcare professionals knowledge, beliefs and understanding of the importance of evidence-based depression and suicide screening: A quality improvement project
McGhee, Alendre (2019-05)
BACKGROUND: Depression is a growing epidemic affecting individuals of all ages and will become the second leading cause of disability by 2020. Over 300 million people are affected and there are approximately 3000 deaths ...
Sepsis Bundle Compliance in the Emergency Department
Thiel, Christine (2018-05)
Despite knowledge that sepsis bundle (SB) use is associated with decreased mortality, bundle compliance is often low among Emergency Department (ED) providers. The purpose of this quality improvement project is to assess ...
The Impact of Implementing a Provider in Triage in the Emergency Department on Overall Length of Stay and Frequency of Patients Leaving Without Being Seen
Combs, Julie (2016-05)
Hospital emergency departments are experiencing overcrowding across the United States, which causes adverse effects such as increased patients leaving without being seen, increased length of stay, and prolonged wait times. ...