Columbia Nursing Discovers Link Between Healthcare Associated Infections and Nurse Understaffing

The Columbia University School of Nursing recently conducted a unit-level staffing study, which found an association between nurse understaffing and healthcare associated infections (HAIs) in patients. Their findings demonstrate that understaffing increases the risk of HAIs, ultimately adding billions to healthcare costs annually.  The study examined data from over 100,000 patients and found that 15 […]
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