The Mystery of Adequate Staffing, Solved

By Judi Kulus, MSN, MAT, RN, NHA, RAC-MT, C-NE - March 09, 2016

Are you tired of guessing at how to staff your unit? No single staffing model seems to work: a budget-based staffing model stretches your staff too thin; a nurse-patient–ratio staffing model doesn’t take into account the different levels of care needed by residents; and how do you even figure out how to staff by resident acuity?