CompetencyCollaborate in healthcare delivery systems settings for improved patient outcomes.ScenarioYou are making a staffing assignment knowing that you are short-staffed. You have five registered nurses (RNs), two licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and two nursing assistants. Those nine employees need to provide a 12-hour shift of services to 30 clients with a high acuity required to a ratio of nurse to client at 1:3.Client acuity level
You will use the acuity-based staffing model to develop the staffing assignment based on the needs of the clients. You will use the created template.
InstructionsAs you create this assignment, include the following in an email to your manager to justify your short-staffing plan:
ResourcesFor assistance completing this assignment, review the article titled Patient Acuity Model.