My Quality Story: All Hands on Deck
My role as a quality practitioner during COVID-19
- Quality Progress
- July 2021
- Volume 54 Issue 7
- pp. 14-15
- Sano, Rowena Chona
When the COVID 19 pandemic finally hit our hospital in the spring of 2020, all hands were on deck. Every nurse and healthcare provider was asked to serve at patients’ bedsides. Hospital employees who weren’t nurses or didn’t directly care for patients were asked to work from home, if possible. While this categorization of hospital employees sounded quite simple, it really was not. What about nurses like me who do not directly care for patients at their bedside?