TITLE

Massachusetts Safe Staffing

AUTHOR(S)
Schildmeier, David
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the final attempt of State Representative Christine Canavan to attach the Senate-passed pilot program on safe staffing to a supplemental budget bill in the U.S. Significant provisions of safe staffing bill; Number of co-sponsors and organizations endorsing the effort; Formation of the Coalition to Protect Massachusetts Patients.
ACCESSION #
14356000

 

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