First line nursing care of the critically ill in Rural areas

@inproceedings{Lea1995FirstLN,
  title={First line nursing care of the critically ill in Rural areas},
  author={Anne Lea},
  year={1995}
}
Eight months of painstaking assessment resulted in the design of a combination of 9.5 hour (dayhight) and 4.75 hour (evening) shifts. The initial roster design was developed by ICU staff, but its implementation outside ICU was supported by 83% of nurses. There are sixteen EFT combinations, comprising full shifts (9.5hrs) and half shifts (4.75hrs), The roster creates a 23.75 hour day 6 days a week replacing the current 25.5 hour day. The 28.5 hour seventh day is the professional staff… CONTINUE READING

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