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Call of Excellence
Name of organization, agency, or institution
St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital (Tampa, FL)
Primary Contact Name and Title
Diana Lipka, Clinical Nurse Manager Maternal/Newborn/Lactation
Project Aim and Goals
Alignment of care for all healthcare teams to deliver services to mother/newborn/family. Main goal is to improve direct patient communication and services from all heathcare teams by promoting family bonding in preparation for a successful discharge to home. Will begin with a survey to go to physicians, nurses and patients to define rooming in and what that means to them.
Blueprint Area(s) Addressed
- Team building or communication process change
- Shared decision making
- Educational materials for health professionals