Failure to rescue vignette - Registered nurse expertise is vital to patient safety

"There have been Canadian studies that have shown that the proper staff mix and proper registered nurse staffing will reduce the 30-day mortality rate for patients," Dr. Lois Barry, University of Saskatchewan College of Nursing

"We know that higher registered nurse mix in comparison to non-registered nurses actually produces better outcomes for patients" Dr. Lois Barry, University of Saskatchewan College of Nursing