An Improved Overall Patient Experience and Safety after Angioplasty. The best practice is a new protocol that allows immediate removal of indwelling catheters in the groin after a procedure, that allowed earlier ambulation, and decreased bleeding (or hematoma) complications, among patients. This practice has improved patient’s overall experience after a procedure with evidence of decreased pain and has decreased length of hospital stay and cost, compared to the usual/standard method used. This

BPIR Categories

1.2.3 Identify new innovations that meet customer needs
14.3.6 Provide ideas management & innovation processes
15.6.13 Innovation, technology & flexibility
3.2.3 Develop&integrate technology/innovation into concept
3.3.2 Develop prototypes/pilot schemes
3.5.1 Test effectiveness of new/revised products/process
6.4.1 Improve process/service performance
6.4.3 Inspections, tests, process/performance audits

Unlock this article and 10,000+ more

To get the most out of our extensive resources, please login or become a member below.