Week 3: Feasibility of Your Design Proposal and Importance of Communication
Capsone clinical question:
Will there be an increase in UTIs when placing a foley catheter in pregnant patients in the first trimester for an ultrasound vs. not placing a catheter?”
This week’s graded discussion topic relates to the following Course Outcome (CO).
CO3 Communicates effectively with patient populations and other healthcare providers in managing the healthcare of individuals, families, aggregates, and communities. (PO 3)
Now that you have identified your capstone change project, it is time to look at its feasibility.
What tangible and intangible resources will be needed to implement your project?
What improved outcomes do you anticipate will occur that could indicate the project produced a successful return on investment (ROI) of these resources? How will you communicate your plan for change with key decision makers so that they will support the allocation of the resources you are seeking.
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