Di Twigg

Summary

Affiliation: Edith Cowan University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of the nursing hours per patient day (NHPPD) staffing method on patient outcomes: a retrospective analysis of patient and staffing data
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:540-8. 2011
  2. ncbi Impact of skill mix variations on patient outcomes following implementation of nursing hours per patient day staffing: a retrospective study
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 68:2710-8. 2012
  3. ncbi The impact of nurses on patient morbidity and mortality - the need for a policy change in response to the nursing shortage
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:312-6. 2010
  4. ncbi A review of workload measures: a context for a new staffing methodology in Western Australia
    Di Twigg
    Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6008, Australia University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:131-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi The impact of the nursing hours per patient day (NHPPD) staffing method on patient outcomes: a retrospective analysis of patient and staffing data
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:540-8. 2011
    ..Once classified, NHPPD were allocated for each ward...
  2. ncbi Impact of skill mix variations on patient outcomes following implementation of nursing hours per patient day staffing: a retrospective study
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 68:2710-8. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi The impact of nurses on patient morbidity and mortality - the need for a policy change in response to the nursing shortage
    Di Twigg
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:312-6. 2010
    ..Workforce projections indicate that by 2012 there will be a shortfall of 61,000 registered nurses in Australia. There is a growing body of evidence that links registered nurse staffing to better patient outcomes...
  4. ncbi A review of workload measures: a context for a new staffing methodology in Western Australia
    Di Twigg
    Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6008, Australia University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:131-9. 2009
    ..Nurse hours per patient day (NHPPD), which classifies wards into various groupings, was applied to all public hospitals in Western Australia...