The publication of the inaugural issue of the Journal of Nursing and Interprofessional Leadership in Quality and Safety (JONILQS) is a unique milestone that is the culmination of visionary leadership, scholarly effort, and keen attention to the many tasks necessary to launch a journal. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston’s School of Nursing launches this journal to address the focus on quality and safety initiatives and research that helps to make the health care we provide safer and better. This journal seeks to highlight practical work from the field that will change things for the better for the patients and health care systems we serve.
Giardino, A. P. (2016). Quality Improvement and Safety in Healthcare: Reflections on essential frameworks to guide applied scholarship that promotes transformation and innovation. Journal of Nursing & Interprofessional Leadership in Quality & Safety, 1 (1). Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.library.tmc.edu/uthoustonjqualsafe/vol1/iss1/6