July 1, 2004 | Journal Article
December 31, 2002 | Journal Article
Needless Deaths are Prime Examples of the Need for More Nurses at the Bedside
September 24, 2003 | Journal Article
This study tested whether hospitals with higher proportions of direct-care RNs with BSNs or higher degrees have lower risk-adjusted mortality rates and lower rates of deaths among patients with serious complications.
February 1, 2002 | Journal Article
The International Hospital Outcomes Study was conducted to determine the effects of hospital organizational support and nurse staffing on nurses' dissatisfaction with their jobs, nurse burnout and nurse reports of quality of patient care.
Organizational Climate, Staffing, and Safety Equipment as Predictors of Needlestick Injuries and Near-Misses in Hospital Nurses
June 1, 2002 | Journal Article
The law requires that hospitals enact safety measures to guard against this risk and protect health care workers.
July 1, 2002 | Journal Article
Nurses from units with low staffing and poor organizational climates were generally twice as likely as nurses on well-staffed and better-organized units to report risk factors, needlestick injuries, and near misses.
September 1, 2001 | Journal Article
Why Isn't it Obvious?
December 1, 2001 | Journal Article
Health professionals perceive a decrease in personal autonomy that undermines worker satisfaction and contributes to an unstable workforce.
October 1, 2000 | Journal Article
Does it Adversely Affect Care and Outcomes?
New on Video: Training Materials Showing Physicians Techniques of the 'Healthy Steps for Young Children' Program
December 31, 1998 | Program Results Report
The Independent Production Fund completed the preproduction phase of a multimedia training package for Healthy Steps for Young Children, a new approach to pediatric care that focuses on the first three years of life.