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Busy EDs are increasingly relying on temporary staff to cope with nursing shortages, unanticipated spikes in volume, and other personnel challenges, but the practice is coming at a steep price, according to research from Johns Hopkins University (JHU) School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD.

Study: Temporary ED Staff Twice As Likely To Be Associated With Medication Errors That Cause Harm To Patients