Journal of Healthcare Engineering / 2016 / Article / Tab 8

Research Article

Assessment of the Nurse Medication Administration Workflow Process

Table 8

Results of intervention 2 for unbundled workflow.

Probability of incurring interruptionInterruption counts per RN per shift (95% CI)Average observation duration per RN per shift, min (95% CI)

Base case0.827.46 (7.28 to 7.63)13.66 (13.23 to 14.09)
10% reduction0.7386.75 (6.58 to 6.92)13.38 (12.95 to 13.80)
20% reduction0.6565.86 (5.70 to 6.02)13.30 (12.88 to 13.72)
30% reduction0.5745.19 (5.05 to 5.34)13.23 (12.81 to 13.65)

Confidence intervals were calculated using Kelton et al.’s method [18].

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