March 10, 2010
This commentary examines the history of occupational disease and injury surveillance. The authors discuss the early days of federal surveillance efforts, examine barriers to reporting, and assess the current state of federal and state oversight
The LEAP project identified 30 primary care practices that use health professionals and other staff in ways that maximize access to their services, so these workforce models can be replicated and adopted more widely.
March 12, 2013
A steady job in safe working conditions can provide numerous benefits critical to maintaining proper health. On the flip side, job loss and unemployment is associated with a variety of negative health effects.
December 1, 2010
A supportive nursing practice environment is associated with fewer pressure ulcers and fewer deficiency citations in this study of New Jersey nursing homes.
To establish a national program that oversees the implementation of strategies to increase the educational progression of nurses to obtain baccalaureate and higher degrees.
To support the capacity, involvement, and leadership of local foundations and community partners in implementing localized nursing shortage solutions to serve as templates for communities facing similar issues nationwide.
April 1, 2013
Many public health departments are unable to adequately support community health due to limited funding.
June 12, 2009
Patients' reports of satisfaction are higher in hospitals where nurses practice in better work environments or with more favorable patient-to-nurse ratios.
June 1, 2011
When there is a positive relational climate in a clinic, patients are more likely to receive care that adheres to guidelines.
May 5, 2010
Program Result Report
The Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence convened employers and Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providers to discuss workplace strategies to prevent and respond to domestic violence and developed a blueprint for action.