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Ideas welcome: how to innovate to improve patient care

Problem-solving and transformation in healthcare, the support networks that can help you focus your ideas, plus tips for how to innovate in your nursing practice

Problem-solving and transformation in healthcare, the support networks that can help you focus your ideas, plus tips for how to innovate in your nursing practice

Nurses have always developed innovative ideas aimed at improving patient care.

As a profession, nurses are closest to the delivery of healthcare, spend the most time with patients and are ideally placed to identify changes in practice that could have a real impact on patient experience.

What skills do nurses have which make them great innovators?

The design thinking process is a solution-based approach used to encourage innovation in many diverse fields, such as software development, architecture and engineering.

It has parallels with the nursing process and

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