81% of registered nurses and 78% of hospital administration staff identify that the future of healthcare is shifting an increased focus on patient care into their hands
· The roles of registered nurses and administrative staff have expanded to increase involvement in patients’ emotional well-being (45%), patient care planning (51%), and with information systems (47%)
· 90% of registered nurses and 88% of hospital administration staff think their facilities should focus on preparing them with leadership and management skills, but fewer agree their facility currently does a good job
In interviews on Tuesday, October, 11, Executive Dean Doris Savron, University of Phoenix College of Health Professions, is available to discuss the survey results and what they imply for the future of healthcare. She’ll talk about the changing role of RNs and the growing need to better prepare healthcare professionals to meet the demands of patient care. She’ll also share important questions viewers should ask when looking for healthcare professionals.