CNO Burnout

Rollins, Gina
April 2008
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr2008, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p30
Trade Publication
The article discusses the issues involving efforts on improving quality of care in the U.S. health care system under the supervision of chief nursing officers (CNOs). CNOs also have to deal with a chronic nurse staffing shortage, focus on cost containment, fast-paced technology implementation and deal with a complicated regulatory atmosphere. It states that the real problem in the industry both for middle and upper management is lack of leadership development.


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