Our friends over at www.nursingassistants.net have been sharing some dialog about avoiding union activity in their department. There's definitely some eye-opening commentary from our Country's front line staff.
Many of their thoughts run along one common theme: Get staff involved. Are your CNAs, Environmental Staff, and Dining Staff involved in any or all of these initiatives at your facility?
-Recruitment and Retention
-Processes and Initiatives
-Quality Assurance Committee