At Work, But Not Present
Repository Posting Date2017-10-02T16:18:01Z
Author DetailsRoberta Christopher, EdD, MSN, School of Nursing, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationLambda Rho-at-Large
Other Title(s)Effects of Distracted Nurses on Patient Safety
The health and well being of registered nurses is a significant contributing factor to quality patient care and safety. Presentation will report findings of a study which examined the relationships of presenteeism with absenteeism, nurse safety outcomes (musculoskeletal, needle stick, and exposure-related workplace injury), and quality of nursing care.