Affordable Access

deepdyve-link
Publisher Website

Redesigning emergency patient flow with timely quality care at the Alfred.

Authors
  • Lowthian, Judy
  • Curtis, Andrea
  • Straney, Lahn
  • McKimm, Amy
  • Keogh, Martin
  • Stripp, Andrew
Type
Published Article
Journal
Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA
Publication Date
Feb 01, 2015
Volume
27
Issue
1
Pages
35–41
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/1742-6723.12338
PMID: 25582966
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

TQC resulted in improvement in timeliness of care for emergency patients without compromising safety and quality. Success is attributed to effective engagement of stakeholders with a hospital-wide approach to redesigning the care pathway and establishing a new set of principles that underpin care from the time of ED arrival.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times