Government chief nursing officers' perceptions of barriers to using research on staffing.

@article{Baernholdt2007GovernmentCN,
  title={Government chief nursing officers' perceptions of barriers to using research on staffing.},
  author={Marianne B Baernholdt and Norma M. Lang},
  journal={International nursing review},
  year={2007},
  volume={54 1},
  pages={49-55}
}
BACKGROUND Current global healthcare problems include nursing shortages contributing to low nurse staffing. Low nurse staffing is associated with poor patient and nurse outcomes, but research utilization using these findings especially at the policy level remains slow. RESEARCH OBJECTIVE To assess high-ranking government nurses' perceptions of barriers to using research on nurse staffing. METHODS An electronic information message about the impact of nurse staffing was presented to… CONTINUE READING