Professional nurses are guided by universal standards of practice to ensure patients receive the highest quality of care.
A high standard of care is defined by beliefs and principles that identify the ethical, legal, and regulatory parameters for nursing practice.
Utilization of the ANA Scope and Standards, Texas Nurse Practice Act, Code of Clinical Values and other national and regulatory guidelines, supports and guides care delivery.
Clinical excellence ensures a safe environment while minimizing risk. Maintains access to and utilizes resources properly. Interdisciplinary collaboration is essential to quality patient care, goals, and outcomes.