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Hierarchy of Aims:
- Global Aim: Create a Small Baby Unit for infants admitted to our NICU that are <29 weeks at birth, in which 90% of our patients are admitted to F pod on day of admission, by March 2019
- Interim Aim: Staff 80% of our micropremie patients with a Small Baby Team nurse from admission until >32 weeks by May 2019.
- Sub Aim: Increase rates of developmentally appropriate care (2 person cares, kangaroo care compliance) by 50% by August 2019.
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal; Infant, Extremely Premature; Quality Improvement; Pediatric Nursing
Small Baby Unit; micropremie
Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities | Critical Care Nursing | Health and Medical Administration | Pediatric Nursing | Pediatrics
National Healthcare Quality Week
Palmer, Beckie; Oshodi, Abdebayo; Huitt, Brandy; Hurt, Kaylee; Kliethermes, Pamela; Koons, Trudy; Lanzer, Patricia; Mirabile, Ashley; Owen, Allyson; Schneider, Christian Anthony; Anderson, Betsi; and Olsen, Steven, "Improving Care of the Small Baby" (2019). Posters. 136.