There’s no question about it. Nursing is tough and tiring work. But when you dig into the facts about nurse fatigue, they’re pretty alarming. And they have far-reaching consequences for nurses, patients, and your organization.
For healthcare organizations that want to retain a high-performing workforce — pressing snooze on nurse fatigue isn’t an option.
When nurses are tired, quality care suffers. So, what do your nurse’s have to say about the wide-spread issue?
- 93% of nurses report that at the end of a typical day, they are mentally and/or physically tired
- 37% of nurses say they worry about making a mistake
- 44% of nurses worry their patient care will suffer because they are so tired
Download this eBook to learn how nurses employed in a U.S.-based hospital setting responded to a survey about fatigue, and ways to help manage fatigue at your organization. Download your copy!