Perception of Adequacy of Staffing

Schmalenberg, Claudia; Kramer, Marlene
October 2009
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2009, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p65
Academic Journal
The article presents the results of various studies on the factors that affect the perception on the staffing of nurses. The studies centered on the patient outcomes and staffing structures. It mentions the possible nine factors that affect staffing which include teamwork, staffing adequate for safe care and staffing adequate for nurse job satisfaction. It also cites the different responses for providing quality care to patients in both comparison and magnet hospitals.


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