Patient- and ward-level determinants of nursing time in nursing facilities.

@article{Laine2005PatientAW,
  title={Patient- and ward-level determinants of nursing time in nursing facilities.},
  author={Juha Laine and Anja Noro and Harriet Finne-Soveri and Unto T H{\"a}kkinen},
  journal={Journal of health services research & policy},
  year={2005},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={226-31}
}
OBJECTIVES To explore the patient- and ward-level determinants of wage-adjusted nursing time in long-term care wards for the elderly with a view to improving efficiency of the use of labour resources. METHODS The wage-adjusted nursing time given to patients was obtained from a time measurement study. Patient characteristics were based on the Minimum Data… CONTINUE READING