Boston Children's is pleased to provide grants to support clinical innovations in patient care. This program supports and stimulates early prototypes and project pilots of short duration, with a focus on rapid assessment of feasibility of new ideas.
Examples of Boston Children’s funded nursing Innovations include:
- Thermo Regulation Head Wrap- Used on infants during re-warming phase of cardiovascular bypass surgery
RNSafe- Leverages existing hospital technology to create a centralized approach to handling requests for a second nurse to double check both patient and medication before the administration of high-risk medications.