Journal of Nursing & Interprofessional Leadership in Quality & Safety (JoNILQS) is an open-access, peer-reviewed online journal focusing on practical quality improvement initiatives that have the potential to improve patient outcomes over a broad spectrum of healthcare settings. Its target audience and contributors include nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals, researchers, and administrators concerned with improving healthcare outcomes.
Published in spring and fall, the journal was launched in fall of 2016. The issues highlight small scale quality improvement and safety projects that address specific areas of practice improvement, including administrative, clinical, and healthcare-related initiatives.
Volume 5, Issue 1 (2022)
Improving Diabetes Management for School Health Workers using a Live, Virtual Training Course
Bonnie McCann-Crosby, Lisa Setchfield, Yvonne Barham, Dawn Espinosa, Jennifer Bailey, Beth Pali, Amanda Garey, Sarah Lyons, and Rona Sonabend
QI Reports/Quality Improvement Studies
The Development and Implementation of Evidence-Based Preanesthesia Assessment Tools for LVAD Patients Undergoing Non-Cardiac Procedures
Tracey Rooney, Casey Weimer, Eileen Giardino, Kerry Shanklin, Pete Pelletier, and Audrey Rosenblatt
Outcomes of Asthma Quality Improvement in Pediatric Patients
Kathryn M. Murray MD, FAAP
Nurse-Initiated Treatment Reduces Costs for Acute Asthma in a Pediatric Emergency Department
Michael D. Johnson MD, MS; Minkyoung Yoo PhD; Richard E. Nelson PhD; Amanda K. Nielson MD; Lauren Allen MAS; Nanette Dudley MD; Brandon Andersen RRT; Amanda Orme DNP, CPNP-AC; Cameron McFarland NP-C; and Michael Mundorff MBA, MHSA
Evaluating Implementation and Barriers to Sustainability of an Asthma Clinical Quality Improvement Project
Holly Uphold PhD, MS and Diane Liu MD, FAAP