Rachel Ridgeway, MSN, RN
University of Chicago Medicine
Rachel Ridgeway (MSN, RN) is a Staff Nurse (who works in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit) at UChicago Medicine (UCM). She is part of UCM's committee to align, measure and enhance institutional efforts to engage clinicians in interprofessional, team-based care. She has been involved and a key player in this committee since 2015.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Background: Healthcare is rapidly changing and growing more complex, posing a strain on care delivery and frontline providers nationwide. In response, health systems are beginning to recognize clinician engagement in interprofessional teams as an effective strategy to improve care delivery and clinician experience. UChicago Medicine (UCM) has established a committee to align, measure and enhance institutional efforts to engage clinicians in interprofessional, team-based care. Our aim is to improve care delivery and patient/clinician experience by: 1.) Increasing clinician engagement in…