Using the Decisional Involvement Scale (DIS) to Gauge Staff Nurse Unit Decisional Involvement
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T21:12:29Z
Author(s)Havens, Donna S.
Author DetailsDonna S. Havens, PhD, PhD, RN, FAAN
Lead Author Sigma AffliationAlpha Alpha
Other Title(s)SPECIAL SESSION: Using the Decisional Involvement Scale (DIS) to Gauge Staff Nurse Unit Decisional Involvement
Level of EvidenceN/A
The Decisional Involvement Scale (DIS) will be discussed as a measure of staff nurse reports of actual and desired involvement in decisions on the nursing unit. Use of the scale and DIS findings will be shared. Implications for nurse leaders and shared governance will be discussed.