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What will The Ottawa Hospital Model of Nursing Clinical Practice (TOH MoNCP©) do for patients and their families?

The Model:

  • ensures that patients receive safe, competent care from the most appropriate nursing provider
  • promotes continuity by limiting the number of nurses assigned to an individual patient
  • ensures that patients and families are involved in decisions about care
  • ensures that patients and families receive open and timely communication

What will TOH MoNCP© do for nurses?

The Model:

  • ensures professional autonomy and accountability
  • promotes continuity by limiting the number of nurses assigned to an individual patient
  • gives nurses the freedom to make decisions about patient care within his/her scope of practice, in collaboration with the patient and family
  • provides a framework of care delivery that supports nurses as members of a self-regulated profession

What will TOH MoNCP© do for the inter-professional team?

The Model:

  • ensures efficient and effective nursing care within a multidisciplinary approach and Program Management Model
  • strengthens collaborative practice
  • encourages communication between the persons most accountable and knowledgeable about the patients’ care.