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RCN calls for minimum staffing levels

22 March 2012

Recommendations for the number of nurses needed on older people's wards have been set out in a report by the Royal College of Nursing.

Safe staffing for older people's wards sets out recommendations and guidance on the staffing levels and skills mix required for good quality care on older people’s wards.



RCN: care of older people let down by low staffing levels. Royal College of Nursing: News item, 20 March 2012