Patients with a stroke diagnosis are geographically routed to the neuroscience nursing unit, the stroke unit, MICU, or NSCU depending on their level of care needs.
After approval from the Nurse Executive Council and the Medical Board, the neuroscience team divided into two groups: one to work with the information technology department to incorporate the three neurological checks into the electronic medical record and the other to initiate reeducation on the NIHSS in the neuroscience specialty areas (e.g., neuroscience floor, stroke unit, and NSCU) and to revise the RN orientation education with a stronger emphasis on NIHSS and GCS scoring.
CONCLUSION: Usual occurrence of NSCU
has reduced due to advent of sensitive diagnostic procedures in the recent times.
The Autonomy systems will provide NSCU an end-to-end data protection and deduplication solution to back up the bulk of its email, servers, files and virtual environments.
Now, with HP Data Protector and HP StoreOnce, NSCU can rapidly recall and restore data and also have the flexibility to replicate among other HP StoreOnce devices while limiting the amount of bandwidth required for that replication.
was only set up in March 2009 but has already become a major force in jailing sex offenders.
"We took a broad enterprise view, starting with the interactions of a member with our organization," says Fred Cook, CIO of NSCU
. "Rather than looking at our document management from a departmental view, we looked at the entire enterprise process."
A project to reduce nosocomial infections in the NSCU
was actually part of the hospital's contribution to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's "100,000 Lives Campaign," this project was begun in the fall of 2005.
needed an integrated system to understand all its members' standings," says Susan Metcalf, development manager for North Shore.
was set up in 2009 to deal with serious sexual crime and has remained victim-focused.
The Record revealed in March how the NSCU
, brainchild of Lord Advocate Elish Angiolini, was set up following fact-finding missions by senior Scots prosecutors to the USandEurope.