Pun, Jack; Chan, Angela E; Eggins, Suzanne; Slade, Diana
Aim: To explore the perceptions and practices of nurses on handovers. Background: At handover, accountability must be transferred to ensure a consistent quality of patient care. Studies highlighted unstructured handovers as a major factor contributing to critical incidents. The design of handover training requires a systematic method for evaluating nurses' practices.
Design: An explorative case study, qualitative design that combined ethnography with discourse analysis.
Methods: A training...[Show more]
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