Organizational overview

  • Andrews Women's Hospital Labor and Delivery opened 4 new state of art labor and delivery suites
  • Andrews Women's Hospital beat our all-time annual delivery record with 6505 deliveries in 2022

Transformational leadership

  • Stroke Redesignation Joint Commission Disease Specific Care
  • Deployed over 100 new, state-of-the-art, inpatient beds

Structural empowerment

  • BSN Rate greater than 80%
  • Daisy Awards given out quarterly

Exemplary professional practice

  • Greater than 51% of all units scored above the national mean in all NDNQI nurse satisfaction survey for Magnet categories
  • Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center – Fort Worth nursing voluntary turnover decreased from 18.3% in 2021 to 13.9% in 2022
  • Nurse vacancy rate 4% against 13.5% in December 2021
  • Among the best performing hospitals in the system at preventing hospital acquired infections with an O/E ratio of 0.236 (vs target of < 0.349)
  • Achieved a 57% decrease in reportable CAUTIs & a 28% decrease in reportable CLABSIs from 2021 to 2022
  • HCAHPS Domains: “Nurse Communication”, “Responsiveness”, and “Overall Composite Score” were all in the top performing quartile in the nation
  • Patient Falls with Injury Rate (per 1000 patient days) were among the top 10% of best performing hospitals in the NDNQI database
  • Inpatient risk adjusted mortality (observed/expected ratio) was 0.77, which places us in the top 20% of best performing hospitals in the nation
  • ERAs: From 2021 to 2022, improved rolling 13-month overall Gyn ERAS compliance from 65% to 69%, overall Elective Colorectal ERAS compliance from 50% to 61%, and OB C-Section ERAS from 60% to 72%. Falls
  • with injury inpatient setting outperformed in 100% of units
  • Falls with injury in ambulatory setting outperformed in 100% of units

New knowledge, innovations and improvements

Research studies

  • Moral Distress Among Nurses in the Environment of a Pandemic: A Survey Study
  • Determining the Relationship between Attitudes and Perceptions on Breastfeeding of NICU Nurses of Different Generations
  • Use of Weighted Blankets in Patients with Behavioral Disturbances in Acute Care Settings
  • Effects of Virtual Reality for Non-Opioid Pain Management for Patients after a post-surgical procedure in Acute Care Settings
  • Measuring the Clinical Nurses Perceptions of Workplace Bullying in an Acute Care Hospital Part 3
  • Measuring the Unlicensed Assistive Personnel Perceptions of Workplace Bullying at an Acute Care Hospital Part 3