The Chaos of Nursing Working Hours: Unpaid Training, Two or Three Shifts in a Week, and the Borrow of Leaves/Negative Hours
The issues of the “unpaid training,” “two or three shifts in a week,” and “borrow of leaves/negative hours” are related to the working hours of nursing. This article intended to introduce these three issues and the related legal opinions. In addition, this article would introduce some news events related to three issues above, and hopefully it would help nurses to understand three issues above easily. On January 1 2017, “one mandatory day off and one flexible rest day off ” was implemented in Taiwan, this article also compared the changes of these three issues after “one mandatory day off and one flexible rest day off ” was implemented.