How to Address the Persistent Issue of Nurse Fatigue – ANA Continues to Speak Out Against Harmful Cuts to Health Care. – (866) 348-2889
Nurse fatigue in America is a growing issue for many. Long shifts, challenging schedules and not feeling well-rested on the job have all become warning signs that often go under addressed.
The American Academy of Nursing (AAN) recently released a position statement on the problem of nurse fatigue. In the statement, the Academy acknowledges the numerous problems related to sleep deficiency and emphasizes that safe nursing practice requires nurses to receive high quality sleep of adequate duration.