staffing levels for both the high and low staffing groups of hospitals are

Staffing levels for both the high and low staffing

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staffing levels for both the high and low staffing groups of hospitals are different across the distribution. The line in the box is the median, the edges of the box are the twenty-fifth and seventy-fifth percentiles, and the ends of the whiskers represent the most extreme values that are within 1.5 times the interquartile range. A complete version of this exhibit showing outlier values is available in the online Appendix ” (see Reference 18 in text)
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12 Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2017 Figure 3, Chapter 34 Pooled odds ratio of quartiles of nurse staffing levels Figure taken from Kane, 2007 7 Kane RL, Shamliyan TA, Mueller C, et al. The association of registered nurse staffing levels and patient outcomes - Systematic review and meta-analysis. Medical Care. 2007 Dec;45(12):1195- 204. Permission granted by Wolters Kluwer Health. From: Chapter 34, Effect of Nurse-to-Patient Staffing Ratios on Patient Morbidity and Mortality (Shekelle, 2013)
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13 Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2017 References Wood, D. (2017). Will Congress Mandate Nurse-to-Patient Ratios in All States? Retrieved from - ratios/ Shekelle, P.G. (2013). Nurse-patient ratios as a patient safety strategy: A systematic review, Annals of Internal Medicine, 158( 5 Pt 2), 404. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-158-5-201303051-00007 Retrieved from Association, A.N. (2016). Safe Staffing. Retrieved from Dorning, J. (2016). Safe-Staffing Ratios: Benefiting Nurses and Patients. Retrieved from - nurses-and-patients/ United, N.N. (2017a) RN safe staffing ratios – saving lives:. Retrieved from United, N.N. (2017b) An RN voice for our patients and our profession:. Retrieved from H.R.2392, Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2017, 115th Congress (2017-2018) Cong., - bill/2392/text?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22H.R.2392%225D%7D&r+1 42 (2017).
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14 Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2017 Congressional Research Service. (2017). Nurse Staffing Standards for Patient Safety and Quality Care Act of 2017, H.R.2392, 115th Cong., - bill/2392/text?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22H.R.2392%225D%7D&r=1 (2017). Jones, T., Heui Bae, S., Murry, N., & Hamilton, P. (2015). Texas nurse staffing trends before and after mandated nurse staffing committees. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 16( 3-4), 79-96. doi: 10.1177/1527154415616254 Curtin, L., Gall, G. B., & Vigue, B. (2006). Safe staffing in Massachusetts: A year of legislative action. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing, 11 (2), 7.
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