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Use of nursing assistants: staff nurse opinions
Nursing management
  • Diane L. Huber, University of Iowa
  • M. A. Blegen
  • J. C. McCloskey
Document Type
Article
Peer Reviewed
1
Publication Date
5-1-1994
NLM Title Abbreviation
Nurs Manage
PubMed ID
8196885
Abstract
Use of assistive nursing personnel generates fear, uncertainty and lack of trust in many RNs, yet most agree that "help is needed." The nursing profession must develop minimum standards, a code of ethics and appropriate preparation for nursing assistants. They are here to stay!
Keywords
  • Attitude of Health Personnel,
  • Humans,
  • Nurses' Aides/organization & administration/standards/statistics & numerical data/utilization,
  • Nursing Staff,
  • Hospital/organization & administration/psychology,
  • United States,
  • Workload
Published Article/Book Citation
Nursing management, 25:5 (1994) pp.64-68.
Disciplines
Citation Information
Diane L. Huber, M. A. Blegen and J. C. McCloskey. "Use of nursing assistants: staff nurse opinions" Nursing management Vol. 25 Iss. 5 (1994) p. 64 - 68 ISSN: 0744-6314
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/diane_huber/4/