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Nurses and Their Workplaces: The Policy Drivers Matter

by Judith Maxwell

A higher percentage of nurses than any other group of workers rate their own health as poor. Absenteeism rates among nurses are double the average for all workers, as are days lost to illness or disability. In Nurses and their Workplaces: The Policy Drivers Matter, Maxwell describes three "parallel pathways" to improving the health care workplace.

Release Date: 2 Apr 2003
Number of pages: 29
Document number: 19805