Search Tag: overtime

Executive Health Management

12 Hour Nursing Shifts Triggering Dissatisfaction

2015 17 Sep

According to research published in BMJ Open , working 12+ hour shifts is linked to a heightened risk of burnout, job dissatisfaction, and intention to leave among hospital nurses.  Working long shifts is very common in England, Ireland and Poland but this research reveals that job satisfaction and burnout are issues that are already of concern in... Read more

Executive Health Management

Overtime, Night Shifts Increase Injury Risk for Nurses

2015 15 Aug

According to an analysis of occupational injuries published in the International Journal of Nursing Studies , newly licensed registered nurses were likely to work schedules that are associated with increased risks for occupational injuries.  "Overtime and night shift work were significantly associated with increased injury risk in newly licensed... Read more