The following are some resources to support your grassroots organizing for safe patient ratios!


Here is petition to support safe patient limitsĀ and join the Nurses of PA contact list:


This two-page leave behind for legislators has a summary of the specific bills (including the separate ones that apply to hospitals and long-term care facilities).

Here are the links where you can see the specific bills, and which legislators signed on:

This graphic shows the ratios that the ratios bill would set for hospitals:


Here’s a two-page summary of some of the research on the link between staffing ratios, patient mortality, costs, and the nursing workforce.

Here’s a research paper and these speaking notes prepared by Gary Margulis RN.

Here’s an extensive list of research resources from NursesTakeDC.