Strengthening Hospital Nursing: A Program to Improve Patient Care

This initiative, Strengthening Hospital Nursing: A Program to Improve Patient Care, jointly funded with Pew Charitable Trusts, was designed to encourage hospitals to undertake institution-wide restructuring in order to provide better patient care by improving nursing services.Under this grant, the grantee will complete a plan for restructuring the workplace for nursing services including a detailed implementation proposal for submission to the RWJF and Pew Charitable Trusts for Phase Two of the Strengthening Hospital Nursing Program. Boston Department of Health and Hospitals is part of a consortia of three hospitals in an urban setting with the number of beds ranging from 151 to 469.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $50,000.00

Awarded on: 7/13/1989

Time frame: 8/1/1989 - 7/31/1990

Grant Number: 15542

Grantee

Trustees of Health and Hospitals of the City of Boston

818 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA, 02118-2999

Janet Knight
Project Director

617-424-5428