Milestone Three: Planning

Paper details:

Milestone Three describes the planning for the quality improvement initiative, which includes key personnel, substantive data, data collection, and barriers. You will continue to use the topic that you chose in Milestone One.

NUR 400 Milestone Three Guidelines and Rubric

The milestone assignments in this course are to help you prepare for the final project PowerPoint (PPT) presentation. Milestone Three details the necessary planning for the quality improvement initiative, including consideration of key personnel, substantive data, data collection, and organizational barriers. You will continue to use the patient care issue that you chose in Milestone One as the focus of this work. Use evidence-based resources to provide support for each section. Your instructor will provide feedback for each milestone. You should incorporate this feedback into the final project PPT presentation.

Prompt: For this milestone, use evidence-based resources to address the following critical elements:

III. Planning

a) Assess the unique contributions of key personnel to facilitate interprofessional collaboration strategies that can improve the success of the

quality improvement initiative.

b) Assess the organization, using tracer methodology, for the substantive data that supports the need for the quality improvement initiative. This

data should consist of tracer data, performance improvement data, benchmarks, and any other data points relevant to your organization and

quality improvement initiative.

c) Use tracer methodology to determine the data collection requirements that will provide sustainable measurements for the quality improvement

initiative.

d) Analyze the organizational processes for barriers to both the flow of survey-required quality data and the communication of the data collected

for the initiative.