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Managing Absence in an NHS Hospital.

Whitston, Colin and Edwards, Paul (1990) Managing Absence in an NHS Hospital. Industrial Relations Journal, 21 (4). pp. 287-297. ISSN 1468-2338

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Absence studies often pay little attention to institutional settings. This study of a large hospital looks at factors affecting absence, and worker attitudes to time off. It reveals a highly committed workforce, but one with low morale, deeply distrustful of a management initiating rapid changes.

Item Type: Article
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management > Human Resource Management > Absence Management
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > Public Health System
Divisions: School of Business > Staff Research and Publications
Depositing User: Timothy Lawless
Date Deposited: 13 Mar 2014 12:17
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2014 15:16

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