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ICHRN Knowledge Library

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ICHRN Knowledge Library
  • Date
    2012-01-24
  • Title
    Staffing for Safety: A Synthesis of the Evidence on Nurse Staffing and Patient Safety
  • Journal

  • Publisher
    Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
  • Year
    2006
  • Author
    Ellis J, Priest A, MacPhee M, and Sanchez McCutcheon A
  • Description
    [Excerpt from authors] Nurse staffing makes a critical difference to patients. Research reveals a close link between inappropriate nurse staffing levels and higher rates of unwanted outcomes for patients. This report highlights evidence-informed recommendations for improvements in patient outcomes through advancements in nurse staffing. It blends findings from a decision-maker roundtable with the research report Evaluation of Patient Safety and Nurse Staffing, led by Amy Sanchez McCutcheon
  • Categories
    Nursing Human Resources Management
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