Running Head: CREATING A FLOWCHART
Creating a Flowchart
CREATING A FLOWCHART
Healthcare practitioners have shown much interest in information technology as a means
of realizing efficiencies in their clinical services (Turner et al., 2015). Nonetheless, unsuitable
technological designs interfere with the decision of the workflow in the institution. In healthcare
settings, a flowchart vividly shows the steps, sequences, and processes that are succeeded to
advance health outcomes and practices. Flowcharts display the flow of services, beginning with
the admission of patients and ending with satisfied and healthy individuals. It also communicates
that the hospital staffs are working towards a common goal thereby eliminating inefficiencies
while ensuring maximum patients satisfaction (Kluza et al., 2014). The flow chart graphically
indicates the procedure and steps of admission and treatments of casualties to enhance nursing
care in hospitals.
The flowchart describes the process from the moment a patient checks into St. Teresa’s
Oasis Doctors Hospitals- Ohio to the very minute of discharge. The process allocates minimal
time for admission to create adequate time for examination and diagnosis during...