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Welcome to Patient Experience + News and Trends, AfPE's monthly newsletter. Join us each month for articles, developments and opportunities. If you have information or news you would like considered for the newsletter, please contact Jen Edse.

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From the Bedside: Survey Tool Assesses How Culture Impacts Patient Transitions

From the Bedside: Survey Tool Assesses How Culture Impacts Patient Transitions

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
By Kelly Hancock, DNP, RN, NE-BC
“Hospital occupancy has been in the mid to high 60 percent range for the last 25 years....Despite a moderate occupancy rate, crowded conditions affect patient flow and efficiency." Tags: culture, research, nursing, measurement
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From the Bedside: A Closer Look at Two Pain Management Studies

From the Bedside: A Closer Look at Two Pain Management Studies

Thursday, January 28, 2016
By Kelly Hancock, DNP, RN, NE-BC Senior nurse researcher Esther Bernhofer, PhD, RN-BC, wanted to better understand the experience of patients with chronic pain from IBD who are admitted to the hospital. Tags: research, nursing, pain
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First Issue of Journal of Patient Experience Available

First Issue of Journal of Patient Experience Available

Thursday, May 29, 2014
By AfPE Staff The Association for Patient Experience is pleased to announce the availability of its new, peer-reviewed journal, the Journal of Patient Experience® (JPE). Tags: best practices, research, journal of patient experience
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From the Bedside: ICU Nurse Gives Her Patients the Gift of Daylight

From the Bedside: ICU Nurse Gives Her Patients the Gift of Daylight

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
By Kevin Kolus, Communications Associate, Cleveland Clinic In the calm, secure rooms of our neurointensive care unit, Kate Klein is thinking of her patients' feet. Do they remember what it feels like to stand or to walk? To slip off their socks and glide across blades of grass? Tags: research, nursing
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From the Bedside: Better Use of Hospital Lighting Could Brighten Patient’s Mood and Decrease Pain

From the Bedside: Better Use of Hospital Lighting Could Brighten Patient’s Mood and Decrease Pain

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
By Esther Bernhofer, PhD, RN-BC Nurse Researcher, Cleveland Clinic From the Bedside: Nursing on the front lines of patient experience is a monthly column featuring best practices, research and news from experienced nurses around the country. The column examines patient experience from the front lines of care, through the eyes of the nurse. Tags: research, nursing
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