January 29 2016|Publication: eNews Update|Related Topics: Healthful Work Environment, Quality, Workforce
Hospitals with good nursing environments are associated with lower mortality in surgical patients for similar costs than hospitals with worse nursing environments, according to study results published online in JAMA Surgery.
The Advisory Board’s Nursing Executive Center defines engagement as the inspiration for individuals to “do their best work, feel personally motivated to help their larger organization succeed, and are willing to exceed the expected level of effort.”
November 01 2015|Related Topics: Healthful Work Environment, Nursing Organizations Alliance, Workforce
AONE has consistently communicated the importance of maintaining a healthy work environment. In 2004, as a member of the Nursing Organization Alliance, AONE participated in the creation and development of the Principles and Elements of a Healthful Practice/Work Environment.