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3: Check Progress and Monitor Strategy
- Gather data on measures selected to monitor progress
- Analyze data on measures to monitor progress
- Evaluate progress made against predefined criteria
- Implement further changes as needed
One center focused on caring about people and developed several small activities, such as calling patients by name. This center conducted a short survey at different points in time to assess whether staff addressed patients by name, treated them with respect, and whether they were put on a machine in a timely manner.
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