Susan “Suzy” Scott, MSN, RN, WOC Nurse is currently the Quality Improvement/Patient Safety Educator with the University of Tennessee, College of Medicine, Office of Graduate Medical Education in Memphis, TN. She is the CEO, and independent consultant for Scott Triggers PLLC. She is a notable International operating room (OR) pressure injury key opinion leader, researcher, and author from the Veterans Health Administration with over 34 years of federal service. She developed the Scott Triggers® A concurrent trigger system to identify at risk individuals for pressure injuries in the OR. Utilized in 36 states and multiple hospital systems the Scott Triggers tool and program is showing a significant return on investment in reduction of hospital acquired pressure injuries in surgical patients. She was recognized by the American Academy of Nurses as an “Edge Runner” for her Perioperative Pressure Injury Prevention Program”.)
At Scott Triggers PLLC, we provide tools, resources and online consulting, and follow up to ensure you achieve success in your setting. We are available for assessment and planning sessions upon request.
As a career VA nurse and six sigma black belt, Suzy has vast experience in quality improvement project work. The Scott Triggers gap assessment is designed to help you identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to the program. A customized solution to fit your needs is the ultimate outcome
With years of experience as a professional speaker and medical educator, we can provide online educaitonal opportunities tailored to your staff needs.