The Relationship between Nursing Leadership and Patient Readmission Rate: A Systematic Review

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BACKGROUND: Nurse leaders play a fundamental role in improving patient quality care delivery, thus improving patient clinical outcomes.

PURPOSE: This systematic review examined the knowledge to date of nursing leadership on reducing patient readmission rates.

METHODS: A literature review was conducted using seven electronic databases: Medline Ovid, PubMed, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health (CINAHL) Plus, Emerald, PsycINFO, ABI/INFORM collection, and EBSCO, with the addition of references for relevant papers reviewed.

FINDINGS: The search resulted in a total of 15 articles. Findings revealed that leadership practices of nurses have an impact on reducing patient readmission rates.

CONCLUSIONS: The results suggest a need for further rigorous studies investigating the mechanism of how nursing leadership relates to patient readmission rates and how to translate this into practice across diverse cultures.

اللغة الأصليةEnglish
الصفحات (من إلى)267-278
عدد الصفحات12
دوريةCanadian Journal of Nursing Research
مستوى الصوت55
رقم الإصدار3
تاريخ مبكر على الإنترنتفبراير 2 2023
المعرِّفات الرقمية للأشياء
حالة النشرPublished - سبتمبر 1 2023

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