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Healthcare - Workforce Shortage

The purpose of this project is to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the impact of external factor - workforce shortage on a healthcare organization's capacity to deliver quality care

Prepare ONLY a written annotated bibliography of sources that you have located on the web and pertaining the above topic (impact of external factor - workforce shortage on a healthcare organization's capacity to deliver quality care).

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As you formulate your own data, I encourage you to narrow your topic and choose one type of shortage, particularly nursing, to make your search more feasible.
1. idph.state.ia.us/.../workforce/rn_status_and_call_to_action_082003.pdf

This source demonstrates how the shortage of registered nurses is causing detrimental effects on the U.S. health care
System. The article emphasizes how "90 percent of long term-care organizations lack sufficient nurse staffing to provide even the most basic of care."

2. This article, jointcommission.org/NR/rdonlyres/.../health_care_at_the_crossroads.pdf, also documents how shortages in nursing are impacting hospitals nationwide. The article claims that there are ...

Solution Summary

The shortage of workers in health fields is researched.

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