TABLE 2

Hospital Changes in FTE of Pediatric Patient Care Staff Due to 2011 Resident Work Hour Changes (N = 64)

Practitioner TypeIncreased, % (N) Decreased, % (N) No Change, % (N)
Hospitalist57 (36)0 (0)43 (27)
PNP (advanced practice nurses)48 (30)0 (0)52 (33)
NNP (advanced practice nurses)42 (27)0 (0)58 (37)
Pediatric house staff24 (15)5 (3)71 (45)
Pediatric faculty/attending physicians (nonhospitalist)23 (15)0 (0)77 (49)
PAs21 (13)0 (0)79 (50)
Task-tailored substitutes (registered nurses, laboratory technicians, nursing aides)15 (9)0 (0)85 (53)
Nonpediatric house staff9 (5)3 (2)88 (52)
Family nurse practitioners (advanced practice nurses)5 (3)0 (0)95 (56)