Nurses still in peril

New government policies have done little to improve work conditions
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 07/31/2009

Not enough is being done to help nurses and many are still working in hostile conditions, according to a new report.

"Nurses are still too often exposed to unsafe working conditions, are understaffed, feel unsupported and lacking in respect by supervisors, face unrealistic expectations for overtime and are in physical pain," said Renée Torgerson, author of Canadian Policy Research Networks' report

Not There yet: Improving the Working Conditions of Canadian Nurses