Preventing and Mitigating Nurse Fatigue in Health Care

The purpose of this best practice guideline is to provide evidence-informed recommendations for individuals, systems, and organizations to identify and describe: practices that result in preventing and mitigating fatigue for nurses and other health-care professionals; System resources that support practices to prevent fatigue; organizational cultures, values andresources that support effective practices to prevent fatigue; personal resources that can be used to prevent or mitigate fatigue; and anticipated outcomes when fatigue is effectively managed, thereby fostering healthy work environments. Such environments will support positive outcomes for patients/clients, organizations and systems.

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