Quality Benchmark Proposal
Staffing ratios – is it really a nursing shortage or just budgetary restrictions? How does this negatively affect quality of care, nursing retention and hospital costs long-term? How does it affect patient and staff satisfaction?
Step 2: Minimum two pages
Why is this issue important and introduce research.
Using research, describe quality issue you chose. Provide background and why you believe it is significant to health care today. Examine previous attempts to address this quality issue – why did it improve or fail and why do we need to continue to address it today.