2019 MHA-ONL Nursing Survey Executive Summary

Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association


Organization of Nurse Leaders MA, RI, NH, CT, VT (ONL)

The MHA/ONL 2019 Survey on Hospital Nurse Staffing Issues in Massachusetts was conducted to assess the current hospital-based nursing marketplace in the Commonwealth. The questions were designed to elicit information on nursing staff vacancies, nurse recruiting experiences, workload Management, nursing staff turnover, and union representation of hospital nursing staff.

The survey was sent to acute, speciality, and non-acute hospitals.

45 acute care hospitals representing 71% of total acute care hospitals responded to the survey.
5 non-acute care hospitals representing 36% of total non-acute care hospital responded to the survey.

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