Health services have expanded in recent times because of scientific and technological developments, placing further pressure on budgets. Although health care provision remains a priority worldwide, there have been severe nursing staff shortages and growing disenchantment among the workforce, due to pay, job classification and career problems.Where premiums are paid in higher hourly wages, second-shift differentials ranged between 25 cents and $2 an hour; the ... where turnover rates are generally much higher.12aquot; No data were available on premium pay for other nursing personnel. ... employee contributions as a condition of participation in retirement plans.122 While all hospitals provide some form of ... of women - and many of them mothers of children under 6 - flexible scheduling and child care are important issues.
|Title||:||The Remuneration of Nursing Personnel|
|Author||:||David Marsden, International Labour Office|
|Publisher||:||International Labour Organization - 1994-01-01|