The growth of coronary angioplasty procedures in Australia has provided opportunities for role development in nursing practice.
In response to changes in health care demands, the angioplasty nurse specialist role was developed.
This paper discusses a quality activity with two goals.
First, to facilitate a change in culture within the angioplasty service from the existing fragmented system to a cohesive system based on a quality approach.
Second, to develop a process improvement strategy involving a data collection tool that would facilitate the monitoring of performance indicators and patient outcomes.
Mots-clés Pascal : Australie, Océanie, Homme, Personnel sanitaire, Qualité, Angioplastie, Artère coronaire, Rôle professionnel, Cardiopathie coronaire, Technique, Evaluation performance, Dilatation instrumentale, Soin, Infirmier
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Australia, Oceania, Human, Health staff, Quality, Angioplasty, Coronary artery, Occupational role, Coronary heart disease, Technique, Performance evaluation, Instrumental dilatation, Care, Nurse
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