In this assignment, you will discuss additional quality improvement methods. Look at Nursing Quality (NDNQI) and review the available information on The National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators® (NDNQI) which is a proprietary database of the Press Ganey Associates, Inc.
(1) Explain the importance of this database and how the DNP can help to encourage a hospital to participate in this program.
(2) Review the literature for two peer-review articles describing various aspects of the program.
(3) Reflect upon how you might be able to use this type of information in your capstone project.
My research is an educational intervention geared towards women of childbearing age about how undiagnosed or untreated subclinical hypothyroidism could have dire implications on the unborn fetus.