The number of malpractice claims involving patient safety issues at your facility has doubled in the last quarter. Discuss a strategic plan to reduce the number of these claims. Be specific with your example and explanation. Based upon the person-centred nursing framework by McCormack and McCance (2017), how would presencing assist in this process?
Having malpractice claims regarding safety issues related to patient care is a problem that would need to be addressed in a timely manner. The first step to address this problem would be to ensure there is a performance improvement and/or quality improvement committee in place to address these issues. These committees are used to identify policies, procedures, and/or processes that need attention to improve or enhance patient care, and ensure that safe and quality care is delivered. For the purpose of this assignment, I will use the example of patients receiving the wrong dosage of medication. At first, one could say that this simply is a pharmacy issue that needs to be addressed by the pharmacy. However, with medication administration, there are many steps involved that also involve nursing and their process to check medications. The strategic planning process starts with identifying the problem….Kindly click the purchase icon to purchase the full solution at $5