Lower medicare mortality among a set of hospitals known for good nursing care.
The objective of this study is to investigate whether hospitals known to be good places to pratice nursing have lower medicare mortality than hospitals that are otherwise similar with respect to a variety of non-nursing organizational characteristics.
Research to date on determinants of hospital mortality has not focused on the organization of nursing...
After adjusting for differences in predicted mortality, the magnet hospitals have a 4,6% lower mortality rate than the matched control hospitals.
The same factors that lead hospitals to be identified as effective from the standpoint of the organization of nursing care are associated with lower mortality among medicare patients.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Hôpital, Nursing, Qualité, Soin, Organisation travail
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Hospital, Nursing, Quality, Care, Job engineering
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ENSP - Ecole nationale de la santé publique (devenue EHESP)
Cote : 94/08 V
Code Inist : 002B30A04A. Création : 199501.