What Makes a Positive, Healthy Work Environment?  You do, of course!  Okay, so perhaps I exaggerate a bit.  I am not, nor do I wish to sound like a Pollyanna. You and you alone do not make a work environment positive and healthy.  But it is within your power to make whatever environment that you occupy healthier, more positive and more fullfilling to you and others that occupy your shared space. The lin between healthy work environments and patient safety, nurse retention, recruitment, and thus the bottom line, is irrefutable.  The standards of establishing and s... [More]