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Nurse Fatigue

Fatigue-related impairments are similar to alcohol-related impairments. “Someone who has not slept for 18 hours is as impaired as someone with a 50 mg% blood alcohol level” (Canada Safety Council, 2006). Nurses who work a shift lasting more than 12.5 hours “are likely to make three times more errors” (Rogers et al., 2004, as cited

Medical Assistance in dying in Canada

National Nursing Framework Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada, 2017 The Canadian Nurses Association document National Nursing Framework on Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada, 2017 provides a clear description of authority and responsibilities for NPs and RNs who may be considering whether to participate or to decline in the provision of MAID services on

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