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Workforce agility

An answer to turbulence in acute care nursing environments?

Snyder, Kara A. PhD, RN, CCNS; Brewer, Barbara B. PhD, MA, MBA, RN, FAAN

doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000575324.93453.5f

An agile workforce demonstrates flexible behaviors and proactively, adaptively, and resiliently responds to change. Review the concept of workforce agility and discover how it may temper environmental turbulence's effect on outcomes.

In Tucson, Ariz., Kara A. Snyder is the director of nursing at Banner – University Medical Center and Barbara B. Brewer is an associate professor at the University of Arizona College of Nursing.

The authors have disclosed no financial relationships related to this article.

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