SBAR (Back ground (Patient was admitted on (date) with (problem, They have…
Patient was admitted on (date) with (problem
They have had (investigations/procedure)
Their last set of obs were (NEWS)
Their normal condition is (X)
Model for improvement
I am (name), a nurse calling from ward (x)
I am calling about (patient)
I am calling because I am concerned that...
I think the problem is ...
And I have (given 02/ analgesia etc..)
OR I don't know what the problem is. I am worried the patient is deteriorating.
I need you to come and see the patient (time scale)
Is there anything I can do in the mean time?
Reduce medical errors
Evidence based tool
reduce communication problems
escalate a problem
Good handover culture
reduce stress levels
Simple and easy to follow