SafetyNurse1968 has 20 years experience as a ADN, BSN, MSN, PhD and specializes in Oncology, Home Health, Patient Safety.
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I wrote an article called Just Say “NO” to Nurse Staffing Laws in which I discussed why mandated nurse-to-patient ratios may not be such a good idea. In this article I present the case FOR staffing laws. Despite the financial side effects, saving lives should be our priority. A well-educated nursing workforce has the ability to bring about legislature with the flexibility to support patient and nurse safety.