Tag Archives: fatigue and patient safety

Are You Suffering From Shift Work Sleep Disorder?

By Sara Westgreen Nurses are often short on sleep due to long shifts and/or shift work sleep disorder and may find it difficult to communicate clearly and assertively. But even when you’re short on sleep, nurses have to communicate effectively. … Continue reading

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Calling all Nurses!  Would You Complete a Quick Survey re: The Impact of Workplace Violence & Emotional Exhaustion on the Profession?

Meet John Good, a doctoral candidate in business administration at The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. I want to understand these impacts to propose effective treatments that diminish the occurrence of workplace violence and emotional exhaustion within the nurse profession. Please help … Continue reading

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