The Role of Workplace Safety and Surveillance Capacity

Added on Nov 15, 2016

Discover Key Findings from the 2016 Nursing Special Report: The Role of Workplace Safety and Surveillance Capacity in Driving Nurse and Patient Outcomes

Data from this paper highlight the strategic importance of nurturing a work environment in which nurses feel their physical and emotional safety is an organizational priority.

Among the notable findings, data revealed that units in which nurses rated their safety and surveillance capacity as high had improved patient safety outcomes, more positive patient experience ratings and higher RN engagement rates.