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Describes strategies used to decrease the unplanned extubation rate in the Level IV neonatal intensive care unit to less than 1.0 event per 100 ventilator days by December 2018.
Airway Extubation; Safety Management; Patient Safety; Intensive Care Units, Neonatal; Hospitals, Pediatric
NICU; ICN; unplanned extubation; culture of safety; children's hospitals
Patient Safety | Pediatric Nursing | Pediatrics
When and Where Presented
Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore MD, April 24-May 1, 2019
Rao, Karishma; Palmer, Beckie; Nitkin, Christopher R.; Schneider, Christian Anthony; Huitt, Brandy; Terhune, Molly; Orwick, Ashley; Wilderson, Dianne; Carboneau, Sarah; McKee, Jenny; Meinert, Kerrie A.; and Pallotto, Eugenia K., "Decreasing Unplanned Extubations by Taping Technique & Creating a Culture of Safety" (2019). Presentations. 12.