Hourly Rounding

In this video lesson you will learn the steps to create evidence based, consistent Hourly Rounding. You will be   inspired to reinvigorate your hourly rounding processes and build more effective communication with your patients and your team. (Video Duration 3min:50s)

Course Description

Improving quality, safety and service excellence is a top priority of all caring hospital leaders, physicians and staff.  Hourly Rounding is a strong evidence based best practice to achieve this goal. In this video course we demonstrate the power and results of Hourly Rounding, giving you practical steps you can use to begin or begin again your commitment to this valued best practice.

While Hourly Rounding has been around for years, this reliable and trackable method often gets dropped in the midst of busy workdays and in high stress healthcare environments. However, when Hourly Rounding is set up effectively, and used consistently facilities see a reduction in call lights, and an increase perceived responsiveness by patients. This video lesson will inspire you to re-evaluate your current Hourly Rounding practices and give you tools to strategize how to overcome barriers and inspire your teams to work together to improve your patients’ perceptions of their care.

This course is best for:
  • Leaders
  • Physicians
  • Staff
  • Anyone looking to improve healthcare communication

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  1. Gain understanding of the impact of effective hourly rounding on patient experiences
  2. Create buy in for the value of hourly rounding
  3. Understand the steps to implement effective and consistent hourly rounding
  4. Identify your team’s barriers to hourly rounding