There are several Quality Improvement models used in healthcare go by various names, including total quality management and continuous quality improvement models. A widely used one is the Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle that has 4 stages:
Plan: Determine goals for a process and needed changes to achieve them
Do: Implement the changes
Check: Evaluate the results in terms of performance
Act: Standardize and stabilize the change or begin the cycle again, depending on the results.
This assignment is designed to help you identify the PDCA evidence-based practice model and barriers and will be graded according to the Guidelines and Rubric for Models and Barriers.
Cite specific examples of barriers you have encountered or potential barriers in your particular institution.
How might you begin to overcome those barriers? List 4 ways.
Discuss how you would use the PDCA model in your institution. Why?
Use APA format- no more than 2 pages excluding the title page and reference page. at least 3 References
The PDCA Cycle: Define the PDCA cycle and explain why you think model might work in your organization
Barriers: What Barriers might you encounter
Overcoming Barriers: How do you as a nurse overcome barriers