In the media: Psychiatric nurses dislike the proposal to take over doctors' tasks
Published: 1 April 2014
In a debate article in Dagens Medicin turns Psychiatric National Association for Nurses to the idea that specialist nurses would substitute physician in psychiatric emergency rooms.
- The lack of psychiatrists and the fact that specialist nurses often perform tasks of other professions instead of their own is part of the problem, not the solution, it is said in the article.
Sebastian Gabrielsson, PhD student at the Department of Health, is co-author.