Shaffer, F. A., Curtin, L. (August 2020). Nurse turnover: Understand it, reduce it. American Nurse Journal, 15(8)
Because of the stress involved in nursing, many healthcare organizations have high rates of nurse turnover. The cost of nurse turnover can have a huge impact on a hospital’s profit margin. Managing turnover is about mindfully creating a workplace culture that supports high performers financially, intellectually, and psychologically while at the same time providing a means to efficiently and fairly weed out poor performers.