Shorttages http://wmub.org en Cincinnati Children's study says nurse to patient ratios do matter http://wmub.org/post/cincinnati-childrens-study-says-nurse-patient-ratios-do-matter <P>Just weeks after <A href="http://www.boxer.senate.gov/en/press/releases/041613.cfm">Senator Barbara Boxer, D-Calif</A>, proposed federal legislation mandating nurse staffing levels, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is out with a study on the effect of nurse staffing ratios&nbsp;to hospital re-admissions.</P> <P>Heather Tubbs-Cooley, PhD, RN, nurse scientist at Children's, is believed to be the first to look at how&nbsp;nursing shortages&nbsp;relates to pediatric re-admissions. Wed, 08 May 2013 04:01:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 12298 at http://wmub.org Cincinnati Children's study says nurse to patient ratios do matter