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Increased use of e-rostering is likely to benefit nurses and patients, but will also create dilemmas for staff. Rosters may not be flexible enough to accommodate day-to-day changes, and may also foster unfair treatment and disempower staff.
The use of e-rostering in the NHS is increasing, with nurses' rosters subject to greater scrutiny than ever. Nurses and managers need to address a number of dilemmas