Journal Article
Study

Implementation of the Josie King Care Journal in a pediatric intensive care unit: a quality improvement project.

Turner K, Frush K, Hueckel R, Relf M, Thornlow D, Champagne MT. Journal of nursing care quality. 2013;28:257-64.

The Josie King Care Journal is a tool intended to improve communication between the health care team and families of hospitalized children. This study reports on the implementation of the journal in a pediatric intensive care unit. Use of the tool was associated with perceived improvements in communication by both clinicians and parents.