TITLE

Support grows for Massachusetts RN staffing bill

AUTHOR(S)
Perkins, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Oct/Nov2003, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the partnership between health care advocacy organizations and Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA) to create the Coalition to Protect Massachusetts Patients, a group designed to ensure the safety of acute-care hospital patients. Role of nurses on patient care; Coalition's focus on the passage of Massachusetts' House Bill 1282: An Act Ensuring Quality Patient Care and Safe RN Staffing; Development of tools to educate the public of the dangers associated with high registered nurse-to-patient ratios.
ACCESSION #
11392896

 

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