Can altering roles and responsiblities of senior nurses and doctors at night enable trust to meet Eurpeon Working Time Directives
Category: Uncategorized | Type: Dissertation | Style: APA | Level: undefined | Pages: 26
In consideration of the at times difficult endeavour toward fulfilling night hour work requirements in an appropriate manner the New Deal and its implementation must be facilitated succinctly. The many segments to consider would be junior doctors and rapid turnovers, poor medical staffing planning and more. There must also be considerations of compliance including rotas, assessment and monitoring, ensuring that all issues are addressed, and patient safety. Patient safety would in fact be the ultimate consideration in regard to New Deal compliance and must be the ultimate concern in considering whether altering roles and responsibilities of senior doctors and nurses during the night shift working hours would fulfil European Working Time Directives.