In wake of scathing report by AG, momentum builds for Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act passes out of Health Committee Safe Staffing on every unit, in every hospitalUnderstaffing in New York's hospitals and nursing homes puts patient safety at risk—that's why NYSNA nurses speak out for safe staffing. Join the Safe Staffing Action TeamNurses know that safe staffing saves lives! That's why we won't stop until we win safe staffing in every unit, in every hospital throughout the state. What’s in the Proposed Law?The Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act (A108/S1168) will set nurse-to-patient ratios in New York healthcare facilities. Research Shows Safe Staffing Saves LivesNumerous academic studies and statistics back up what we know from experience: that safe staffing saves lives and is an essential component of public health.