Nurses' intention to leave their profession: a cross sectional observational study in 10 European countries.

@article{Heinen2013NursesIT,
  title={Nurses' intention to leave their profession: a cross sectional observational study in 10 European countries.},
  author={Maud Heinen and Theo van Achterberg and Ren{\'e} Schwendimann and Britta Zander and Anne Matthews and Maria K{\'o}zka and Anneli Ensio and Ingeborg Str\omseng Sjetne and Teresa Moreno Casbas and Jane Ball and Lisette Schoonhoven},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={174-84}
}
BACKGROUND As the European population ages, the demand for nursing care increases. Yet, a shortage of nurses at the labour market exists or is predicted for most European countries. There are no adequate solutions for this shortage yet, and recruitment of future nurses is difficult. Therefore, retaining nurses for the profession is urgent. OBJECTIVE To determine factors associated with nurses' intention to leave the profession across European countries. DESIGN A multi-country, multi-centre… CONTINUE READING