- The impact of the nursing hours per patient day (NHPPD) staffing method on patient outcomes: a retrospective analysis of patient and staffing dataDi 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...
- Impact of skill mix variations on patient outcomes following implementation of nursing hours per patient day staffing: a retrospective studyDi Twigg
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
J Adv Nurs 68:2710-8. 2012....
- The impact of nurses on patient morbidity and mortality - the need for a policy change in response to the nursing shortageDi 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...
- A review of workload measures: a context for a new staffing methodology in Western AustraliaDi 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...