• Currently our nurses complete the same paperwork, perform the same screenings, and do a full admission for every patient regardless of their status: inpatient, observation, ambulatory, or outpatient. This is very standard but not very efficient. Inpatient length of stay averages 5 days, whereas ambulatory and observation are less then 24 hours,…[Read more]

  • We are looking at the admission process nursing performs for each patient. Question – does the nursing process have to be the same for an inpatient admit as for an Observation/Ambulatory patient or can the […] 9 years, 10 months ago