Introduction

Thank you for agreeing to participate in this survey on Care Plans. The survey contains 15 questions and should take between 15 and 20 minutes to complete.

Please answer all the questions and provide as much detail as possible.

All responses are strictly confidential and will be used for research purposes only.

If you have any comments or questions about the survey please send them to: colin.mcneil@elsevier.com

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* 1. Which clinically-focused problems are currently major challenges for your organisation? (e.g. preventing pressure ulcers, preventing infections etc.)

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* 2. Which are the top 5 inpatient diagnoses in your organisation?

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* 4. If yes, which vendor provides this system?

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* 6. If not, please describe how your organisation manages the care of each patient?

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* 7. How does your organisation currently work to integrate evidence-based practices in your current care plans?

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* 8. Are there any challenges with the care plans that you are currently using?

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* 9. Are there any gaps in the care plans for your patient population?

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* 10. What is the process that your organisation uses to update and maintain care plans?

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* 12. Have you used or are you aware of any of the following care plan tools?

  Used Aware of Not aware of
Elsevier Care Planning
ProVation Care Plans
ZynxCare
Other

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* 13. If you were adapting international or overseas care plans what would be the most important requirements to be considered?

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* 14. What are the top three critiera a care plan tool must meet to be considered by your organisation?

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* 15. What would be the main challenges to creating or adopting a new care plan tool?

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* 16. Finally, please could you tell us what your job title is (optional)?

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