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Nursing Empowerment Intervention Reduces Inpatient Sleep Disruptions

Rosenberg, Karen

AJN The American Journal of Nursing: April 2019 - Volume 119 - Issue 4 - p 64
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000554556.77263.d6
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According to this study:

  • An interprofessional intervention combining nursing education and empowerment to reduce sleep interruptions in hospitals led to fewer nighttime room entries and improved patient experience.
  • The authors note that creating a sleep-friendly environment likely depends on the unit-based nurses championing this cause.
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