Date of Graduation
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
This project focused on the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) essential of Quality Improvement and Safety. I used the CNL competency of using performance measures to assess and improve the delivery of evidence-based practices for this project. The primary care practice in which I work received data that revealed almost 44% of the diabetic patients have a Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) >8%. I aim to assist these patients to reduce their HbA1c to
American Diabetes Association. (2016, January). Glycemic Targets: Assessment of Glycemic Control. Diabetes Care, 39, 33-40. Retrieved from http://care.diabetesjournals.org/site/misc/2016-Standards-of-Care.pdf
Webster, Stacie, "Helping Diabetic Patients Reduce Their HbA1c by Follow-Up Phone Calls, Every Two Weeks" (2016). Master's Projects. 288.