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Longer shifts increase risk of sick days for nurses and HCAs

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Jennifer Hunt thank you for your in put but I agree with Anonymous and Sheenorama, I just had a conversation with my friend and former colleague. she has just finished 4 nights this morning and then she is back to work on a long day tomorrow. There are a few issues that needs to be explore yes you might argue that 12 hour shifts may be one of key contributors but not in its entirety. Other contributing factors are 1. who you work with if you're on duty with a lazy member of staff you are done for. 2 successive shifts without adequate breaks as mentioned about is the salt to a wound. 3. low staff morale 4. non-supportive senior staff etc etc,

Posted date

23 July, 2018

Posted time

2:37 pm

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