TITLE

Difficult to compare public and private sector

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Queensland Nurse;Feb2010, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the report released by the Queensland Nurses' Union (QNU) and Australian Nursing Federation (ANF) which compares public and private hospital systems in Australia. The report indicates the need to have more consistent, effective, and transparent data collection methods of both sectors. It calls the cooperation of the public and private sector to complement each other. It asserts the importance of addressing workforce issues for the aging nurses population.
ACCESSION #
48548425

 

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