ERIC Number: EJ522563
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Unlicensed Assistive Personnel: A Solution to Dwindling Health Care Resources or the Precursor to the Apocalypse of Registered Nursing?
Huston, Carol L.
Nursing Outlook, v44 n2 p67-73 Mar-Apr 1996
Discusses the increased use of unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP) in direct patient care delivery as a result of rising health care costs. Looks at advantages and disadvantages of having registered nurses supervise UAP and suggests that the model is not necessarily cost-effective. (JOW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A