The Wisdom of Retaining Experienced Nurses at the Bedside: A Pilot Study Examining a Minimal Lift Program and Its Impact on Reducing Patient Movement Related Injuries of Bedside Nurses
This Robert Wood Johnson Inundation grant-funded research examined nursing satisfaction with devices used in the target hospital's minimal lift program. It also investigated the possibility of maintaining or increasing retention of experienced nurses at the bedside by reducing potential patient movement-related injuries.
Meeks-Sjostrom, D., Lopuszynski, S., & Bairan, A. (2010). The wisdom of retaining experienced nurses at the bedside: A pilot study examining a minimal lift program and its impact on reducing patient movement related injuries of bedside nurses. MEDSURG Nursing, 19(4), 233-236.