Most nurse managers do not want minimum staffing ratios. Most nurses at the bedside do,” Dr. ... So I think that tools to help identify the nurse staffing requirements [would help].
This month's issue features our 2016 Top Hospitalists, as well as articles on hospitalist/ED staffing models, dictation software, and more.
That goes along with the [idea] that if you have fewer people around or maybe less staffing at nighttime, then this effect could be greater. ... I certainly think if a hospital has decreased staffing at nighttime or decreased staffing on weekends or even
Once you've recruited a few great hospitalists to your program, you might be tempted to think you've solved your staffing woes.
A decade ago, the National Academy of Medicine recommended that resident physician work-hour reduction should not occur without an investment of resources to support adequate staffing and infrastructure.
For example, local directors usually control their own scheduling because they are most familiar with their site's unique staffing needs. ... The most basic reason to have a multisite director is to share staffing when a new group is starting up in the
from one's approach to clinical work and staffing to compensation, she said. ... Flores said. Her firm recently worked with a health system that sent a request for proposal to all of the big hospitalist staffing companies.
N.H., which had a dwindling average daily census of 25 to 30 patients and limited critical care staffing. ... Given this, hospital administrators are pressed to find staffing models that extend the reach of physicians and nurses, which will likely
Duffy. “Because our census is more fluid over the last couple of years we've had to become more fluid in our staffing models,” he said.
Hospitalists are all too familiar with the seven days on and seven days off staffing model, usually consisting of 12-hour shifts. ... The staffing model emulates the traditional outpatient model, with physicians working Monday thru Friday for most weeks