The Joint Commission (which accredits over 20,000 hospitals in the United States) urged healthcare organizations to “create and implement a comprehensive fatigue management plan.” But what is a fatigue management plan, and how do you create it?
In this white paper, fatigue experts Dr. Anneke Heitmann and Andrew Moore-Ede:
- Explain how to conduct a Fatigue Risk Assessment to evaluate the current state of fatigue risk in your nursing staff
- Share proven fatigue management practices now used widely across shiftwork occupations in other 24/7 industries
- Provide insight into practical solutions to address the root causes of nurse fatigue
By Anneke Heitmann, Ph.D. and Andrew Moore-Ede
PDF 16 pp