Certified nursing assistants' perceptions of nursing home patient safety culture: is there a relationship to clinical outcomes?

@article{Bonner2009CertifiedNA,
  title={Certified nursing assistants' perceptions of nursing home patient safety culture: is there a relationship to clinical outcomes?},
  author={Alice F Bonner and Nicholas G. Castle and Aiju Men and Steven M. Handler},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Directors Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={11-20}
}
OBJECTIVES The main objective of this study was to examine whether certified nursing assistants' (CNAs') perceptions of patient safety culture (PSC) were correlated with clinical outcomes (rates of falls, pressure ulcers, and daily restraint use) in a random sample of nursing homes. An additional objective was to describe facility-level and CNA-level characteristics that were associated with CNA PSC scores. DESIGN We conducted a secondary data analysis using data that adapted the Hospital… CONTINUE READING
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