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Intervention

Organisational Intervention: Skill mix changes

Definition

Changes in numbers, types or qualifications of staff.

Effectiveness

No high quality or key reviews were identified.

Summary of Overall Findings from Reviews

1 review that examined the effectiveness of skill mix changes was identified and it was not assessed as being of high quality.

Summary of Findings Related to Prescribing

No high quality or key reviews were identified.

Reviews listed as "Summary Pending" will be analyzed, summarized and reported at a later date.

The findings will then be incorporated in the overall evidence summaries of the interventions they address.

Reviews Addressing This Intervention Quality Assessment Tool:
AMSTAR Score (of 11 points)
Wilson S, Bremner A, Hauck Y, Finn J. The effect of nurse staffing on clinical outcomes of children in hospital: a systematic review. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare 2011 9 (2):97-121. 5 (Medium)