Mandatory Overtime for Nurses & Other Healthcare Professionals
AK CT IL MD MN NJ NH NYOR PA RI TX WA WV CA MO Negative Effects of Mandatory Overtime for Nurses:
- Increases the risks of patient injury and death from medical errors due to physical and mental fatigue
- May increase the length of patient stay in hospital due to lack of quality care
- Increases the nursing shortage by driving nurses out of the profession due to:
- Job dissatisfaction
- Loss of license due to increased risk of medical errors
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