Quality Work Environments For Nurse And Patient Safety / Edition 1

Quality Work Environments For Nurse And Patient Safety / Edition 1

by Linda McGillis Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763728802

ISBN-13: 9780763728809

Pub. Date: 10/27/2004

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Quality Work Environments for Nurse and Patient Safety presents a comprehensive, critical review and analysis of the literature for the ten variables that impact the nursing work environment, and ultimately, patient safety. Each chapter explores a specific indicator, the instruments used to measure it, and the reliability and validity of each, then makes…  See more details below

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Quality Work Environments for Nurse and Patient Safety presents a comprehensive, critical review and analysis of the literature for the ten variables that impact the nursing work environment, and ultimately, patient safety. Each chapter explores a specific indicator, the instruments used to measure it, and the reliability and validity of each, then makes recommendations regarding the strength of the evidence linking the indicator to nurse, system, and patient outcomes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763728809
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
10/27/2004
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
273
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.69(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

1Indicators of nurse staffing and quality nursing work environments1
2Nurse staffing9
3Teamwork - nursing and the multidisciplinary team39
4Organizational climate and culture67
5Span of control93
6Workload and productivity105
7Autonomy and decision-making in nursing139
8Professional development opportunities163
9Scope of nursing leadership181
10Overtime213
11Absenteeism229
12Conclusions257

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