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www.nursingworld.org/WorkforceManagement-PCAS

Official website for the American Nurses Association, part of the ANA Enterprise, featuring nursing news, professional development and continuing education for ...

www.amsn.org/practice-resources/care-term-reference/staffing/question-im-looking-for-acuity-tools-for-nurse

Question: I'm looking for acuity tools for nurse-patient assignments. I live in Maine so staffing isn't based on ratios. Does anyone have a tool or resource that I ...

www.americannursetoday.com/a-new-patient-acuity-tool-promotes-equitable-nurse-patient-assignments

Yet determining patients' acuity to promote more equitable assignments can be challenging. Some hospitals or nursing units use an established acuity tool.

www.quadramed.com/downloads/Acuity-Based-Staffing-as-the-Key-to-Hospital-Competitiveness_white-paper.pdf

Productivity and Financial Management Tools . ... Nursing resources are allocated based on patient need, or acuity, as a measure of the intensity and complexity.

www.americannursetoday.com/works-measuring-acuity-medical-surgical-unit

Others are geared toward special patients populations, like the Oncology Acuity Tool. In 2007, the Association of UK University Hospital Systems developed the ...

shelfordgroup.org/library/documents/Shelford_Group_Safety_Care_Nursing_Tool.pdf

Jul 17, 2013 ... An evidence based tool that enables nurses to assess patient acuity and dependency, incorporating a staffing multiplier to ensure that nursing ...

scholar.valpo.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1107&context=ebpr

May 15, 2017 ... the evidence, utilization of a patient acuity tool in appropriating nursing shift assignments should increase nursing job satisfaction as compared ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2680

Patient acuity is a concept that is very important to patient safety. ... There is little evidence, however, regarding the extent to which these tools are being used.

www.medaptus.com/patient-acuity-tool

Sep 8, 2017 ... The use of a patient acuity tool has given nurses new opportunities to improve operations. But the tools are also a work in progress.