July 11, 2011
Program Results Report
Transforming Care at the Bedside (TCAB) was a national initiative to improve hospital patient care and the hospital work environment by empowering front-line nurses to implement innovative new practices on their units.
February 1, 2011
Patient satisfaction levels are lower in hospitals with more nurses who are dissatisfied or burned out—a finding that signals problems with quality of care.
January 20, 2011
The historical pattern of nursing education needs to be altered in order to have enough nursing faculty, advanced practice registered nurses and nurse leaders for tomorrow.
July 12, 2006
According to Susan B. Hassmiller, R.N., Ph.D., F.A.A.N., senior program officer at RWJF, “It's important to recruit new nurses in, but we have to find a way to keep them.”
March 5, 2008
RWJF announced the names of eight dental schools that will receive grants of up to $200,000 each to improve the diversity of their student body or to increase access to dental care in underserved areas.
January 1, 2009
This white paper provides a cost-benefit analysis for Transforming Care at the Bedside (TCAB). TCAB is a program to improve processes and outcomes in hospital medical and surgical units and is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
January 1, 2005
Partnerships among Governments, Schools, and Employers Are Getting Results.
November 1, 2009
The November 2009 issue of Charting Nursing's Future offers the perspectives of leading experts on the challenges and possibilities of pay for performance in nursing.
June 4, 2008
In order to improve the process, a new role was created for a resource nurse and the traditional charge nurse role was eliminated.
January 1, 2006
The goal of this section of the toolkit Transforming Care at the Bedsite is to convince hospital executives to fully support efforts led by nurses and other frontline staff to increase the quality and patient-centeredness of care¿while also increasing job satisfaction and retention.