The Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Humpty Dumpty Falls Prevention Program™

Source: Nurse Leader, 2016, Vol 14 no 3 p. 212-218

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: June 2016

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is in South Florida and is a licensed speciality hospital exclusively for children, with a mission to safeguard hospitalized children by keeping them safe from harm. The organization has gained international attention for its seminal work in preventing falls in the paediatric population, integrating the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet® Model and exemplary professional practice. The Humpty Dumpty Falls Prevention Program™ is an innovative, evidence-based tool that has become a standard of safe paediatric care, decreasing paediatric patient falls while evolving into a standard of care around the globe.

Length of publication: 6 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link fto find your local NHS Library.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: