TITLE

The Practice of Clinical Autonomy in Hospitals: 20 000 Nurses Tell Their Story

AUTHOR(S)
Kramer, Marlene; Schmalenberg, Claudia
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2008, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores how autonomous practice affects the work of nurses. It provides an overview of how nurses define autonomy in the workplace. Information is presented on the status of autonomous practice in hospitals. It presents the perceptions of staff nurses on autonomous practice and why nurses should practice autonomously.
ACCESSION #
35453409

 

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