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Quality Worklife Indicators for Nursing Practice Environments in Ontario: A Critical Synthesis of the Literature and Pilot Study of the Feasibility of Collecting Indicator Data

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The purposes of this research were: (a) to conduct a critical review and analysis of the literature on input or structural variables in work settings that can be considered indicators of the quality of nurse’s work life in health care settings in Ontario, and (b) to conduct a pilot study to determine the feasibility of collecting data related to these indicators.

Funding:
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) $250,000.00 (2003-2006)

Investigator:
L. McGillis Hall

Publications:
Literature review completed and has resulted in a book publication: Quality Work Environments for Nurse and Patient Safety

2006 McGillis Hall, L., Doran, D., O’Brien-Pallas, L., Tranmer, J., Tregunno, D., Rukholm, E., Thomson, D., Pink, L., Peterson, J., Johnston, E., & Palma, A. Quality Worklife Indicators for Nursing Practice Environments in Ontario: Determining the Feasibility of Collecting Indicator Data. ON: Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto and Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. ISBN # 0-7727-3610-3.

Book Review:
2008 Joyce Verran, Quality Worklife Indicators for Nursing Practice Environments in Ontario: A Critical Synthesis of the Literature and Pilot Study of the Feasibility of Collecting Indicator Data. Nursing Administration Quarterly, vol. 32, #2, pp.168-171