From Aberdeen to Shanghai, the Buurtzorg approach is being seized on by policy-makers as a means of enabling people with care needs to live independently with much less formal support. At the same time, the model is said to be hugely popular with the nursing teams who run it because it frees them from management control and unleashes their entrepreneurial creativity. And it is very simple.
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Nurses play a pivotal role in determining the efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability of health care systems. There is paucity of studies addressing job satisfaction among nurses in the public hospital setting in Ethiopia. Thus, this study aimed to assess job satisfaction and factors influencing it among nurses in Jimma zone public hospitals, southwestern Ethiopia.
Over the last few weeks, I have been in Oslo, twice; Helsinki, twice; Stockholm, twice; and Copenhagen, once. One of the trips to Stockholm was limited to press interviews and television see here. The other six trips were part of my 12 Rules for Life tourwhich has now covered cities. The reason for the dual visits?
The European department of the International Nurses Society on Addictions IntNSA is a professional society for nurses committed to the prevention, detecting and diagnosing, treating, and management of addictive disorders. Important goal for the next 5 years is to include more European countries and colleagues. Addictions expertise is needed throughout all fields in health care, and not only in the exclusive field of interest in specialized addictions centers.
The Dutch home-care provider Buurtzorg Nederland has attracted widespread interest for its innovative use of self-governing nurse teams. Rather than relying on different types of personnel to provide individual services—the approach taken by most home health providers—Buurtzorg expects its nurses to deliver the full range of medical and support services to clients. Buurtzorg has earned high patient and employee ratings and appears to provide high-quality home care at lower cost than other organizations.
Transcripts of the interviews in Dutch are available on request with the first author. Understanding why some recently with HIV diagnosed men who have sex with men MSM choose for safer sex and regular STI testing, whereas others do not, is important for the development of interventions that aim to improve the sexual health of those newly infected. Typical barriers to condom use soon after diagnosis were emotions such as anger, relief, and feelings of vulnerability.
The number of vacancies in the Dutch healthcare sector is increasing, and according to figures from the Employee Insurance Agency UWV, this year, around Despite the great number of jobs in the Netherlands on offer in the healthcare sector, they are proving difficult to fill. In mid to mid, 51 percent of healthcare companies in the Netherlands struggled with hard-to-fill vacancies.