CASE STUDY: Patient-centered staffing

By Janet Boivin, BSN, RN American Nurse Today (ANT) interviewed Ann Gantzer, PhD, RN, chief nursing officer (CNO) and vice president of patient services for Swedish American Hospital, about the…

Tips on making the business case

Implementing data-driven workforce management requires nurse leaders to make the case to the financial team. In addition to citing research that supports the efficacy of this strategy, leaders will want…

Practical steps for applying acuity-based staffing

In the healthcare arena, change happens at a rapid pace. Healthcare leaders face the continual challenge of delivering high-quality patient care while managing costs. A growing body of evidence shows that patient acuity-driven staffing is an effective way…

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