Labour standards and practice

Undermining the Ratios: Nurses Under Pressure in Victoria in 2006 2007

Client:  AN - Australian Nurses Federation

This study was the third in a series of surveys developed and conducted by WRC on the working conditions of nurses in Victoria's public sector investigated working hours, workload, shift work and intentions to stay. In particular the questionnaire was aimed at gathering nurses experiences of nurse-patient ratios, a legally mandated workload management tool.

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