Workplace Advocacy Guide Resources
5 Ways to Show Respect
8 Tips Before you Quit
Hospital Nurse Staffing and Patient Mortality, Nurse Burnout, and Job Dissatisfaction - an article by Linda H. Aiken, PhD, RN., Sean P. Clarke, PhD, RN., Douglas M. Sloane, PhD., Julie Sochalski, PhD, RN. and Jeffrey H. Silber, MD, PhD.
Educational Levels of Hospital Nurses and Surgical Patient Mortality - - an article by Linda H. Aiken, PhD, RN., Sean P. Clarke, PhD, RN., Douglas M. Sloane, PhD., Julie Sochalski, PhD, RN. and Jeffrey H. Silber, MD, PhD.
ANA Handle with Care campaign
ANA Bill of Rights for Registered Nurses
Commonwealth of Virginia Regulations on Nursing
Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders - Guidelines for Nursing Homes
Information for Reporters of Adult Abuse
Lateral Violence and Bulluing in the Workplace - a position statement by the Center for American Nurses
The New England Journal of Medicine Nurse Staffing and Inpatient Hospital Mortality, by Jack Needleman, PhD, Peter Buerhaus, PhD, RN; V.Shane Pankratz, PhD, Cynthia L. Leibson, PhD, Susanna R. Stevens, MS and Marcelline Harris, PhD, RN.
ANA Opposition to Mandatory Overtime
Virginia Board of Nursing, "Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing" January, 2010. (often referred to as the Nurse Practice Act)
Virginia Board of Nursing, Medical Practice Act, Chapter 29
Virginia Board of Nursing, Medical Practice Act, Chapter 30
Virginia Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control (2008)
What Nurses Should Expect -- Virginia Nurses Today, includes the ANA Nurses Bill of Rights (2004)
Resolution: Safe Nurse Staffing in Virginia
Nurse Staffing and inpatient Hospital Mortality - An article by Jack Needleman, Ph.D., Peter Buerhaus, Ph.D., R.N., V. Shane Pankratz, Ph.D., Cynthia L. Leibson, Ph.D., Susanna R. Stevens, M.S., and Marcelline Harris, Ph.D., R.N. (The New England Journal of Medicine)