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z Drawing Connections & Relevance Effects of Short Staffing on Quality Patient Care Rita Heleno Southern New Hampshire Universit y
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z Supporting Literature on Professional Issue of How Short Staffing affects Quality of Patient Care Each article supports the issue of short staffing directly affecting quality patient care. Article 1 provides information federal and state legislations that have attempted to implement change but have been unsuccessful. Article 2 addressed the direct effects of short staffing in the Emergency Department (ED). It discusses the nursing staff vs the patient's that left without being seen/treated. I can relate directly with this article because I work in the ED, and every morning we have a huddle to discuss the number of patients that left the ED without being seen by doctor due to long waiting hours. Article 3 touches on the implication of short staffing on professional licensure. Article 4 provides suggestions for change and solutions towards improving this professional issue
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