Quality Work Environments It has become increasingly necessary for nursing leaders and hospitals to care about creating quality work environments. Even in Canada, hospitals are beginning to become characterized by how they conduct business and manage their workforces in addition to what they do to help patients recover from illness. For nurses, knowing how and why changes are happening and how they can contribute to a healthy work environment is important as the field has become increasingly challenging. We are all becoming more aware of social structures and impacts on our workplaces, from the global nursing shortage, to professional nursing standards, to new forms of caregiving both inside and outside the hospital environment. And, at...The end:
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