5 Tips to Maximize Productivity in Nursing
Steve Berman | NursingLink
5. Be proactive with needy patients
They recommend that anticipating future issues by asking questions about food and water, bathroom needs/difficulties, and other common issues can do two things. First, if there’s a problem that needs fixing, a nurse can fix it immediately instead of leaving and then having to come back later. Second, the act of giving a patient what they deem to be extra attention can reduce stress and keep them from thinking they would be forgotten if they didn’t use the call button.