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ICHRN Knowledge Library
  • Date
    2012-01-17
  • Title
    A certain ratio? The policy implication of minimum staffing ratios in nursing
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    Royal Society of Medicine Press
  • Year
    2005
  • Author
    Buchan J
  • Description
    "This paper examines the characteristics and early results of the use of staffing ratios in the two health systems where nurse staffing ratios are now mandatory - the states of Victoria (Australia) and California (USA). It then discusses the policy implications of using ratios." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy, Nursing Human Resources Management
  • Keywords
    staffing, policy, outcomes
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