Leadership effectiveness and recorded sickness absence among nursing staff: a cross-sectional pilot study.

@article{Schreuder2011LeadershipEA,
  title={Leadership effectiveness and recorded sickness absence among nursing staff: a cross-sectional pilot study.},
  author={Jolanda A H Schreuder and Corn{\'e} A. M. Roelen and Nely F van Zweeden and Dianne Jongsma and Jac J. L. van der Klink and Johan Willem Groothoff},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 5},
  pages={585-95}
}
AIM To investigate nurse managers' leadership behaviour in relation to the sickness absence records of nursing staff. BACKGROUND Sickness absence is high in healthcare and interferes with nursing efficiency and quality. Nurse managers' leadership behaviour may be associated with nursing staff sickness absence. METHOD Six nurse managers completed the… CONTINUE READING