The practice environment: Nursing at SCGH (2014)
Centre for Nursing Research, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
School of Medical and Health Sciences / Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research
In 2012, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (SCGH) undertook to evaluate their nurses’ practice environment every two years. The justification was to monitor and potentially improve the working environment and nursing conditions to facilitate relationships between nurses and leadership, increase job satisfaction and promote retention. The initial evaluation was conducted in November / December 2012. Reevaluation of the practice environment was undertaken in July / August 2014. This report provides the 2014 results and a comparison of 2012 and 2014 results...