Anne Marie Rafferty, CBE, FRCN
Professor of Nursing Policy, Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, King’s College, London.
Ann Marie Rafferty is the first Professor of Nursing Policy in the UK and former Dean, at Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, King’s College London. Rafferty was the first nurse to gain a doctorate from Oxford University and she won the prestigious Harkness Fellowship in Health Policy (at the University of Pennsylvania), where she was mentored by Linda Aiken. Rafferty holds fellowships from the RCN and American Academy of Nursing and leads the Lancet Commission on Nursing in the UK. Her research interests combine history, health policy and health services research.
Nursing Times Leadership Award in 2014
Health Services Journal Top 100 Clinical Leaders Award in 2015
Germack, H. D., Griffiths, P., Sloane, D. M., Rafferty, A. M., Ball, J. E., & Aiken, L. H. (2015). Patient satisfaction and non-UK educated nurses: a cross-sectional observational study of English National Health Service Hospitals. BMJ open, 5(12), e009483.
Griffiths, P., Dall’Ora, C., Simon, M., Ball, J., Lindqvist, R., Rafferty, A. M., … & RN4Cast Consortium. (2014). Nurses’ shift length and overtime working in 12 European countries: the association with perceived quality of care and patient safety. Medical care, 52(11), 975-981.
Ball, J. E., Murrells, T., Rafferty, A. M., Morrow, E., & Griffiths, P. (2013). ‘Care left undone’during nursing shifts: associations with workload and perceived quality of care. BMJ quality & safety, bmjqs-2012.
Aiken, L. H., Sermeus, W., Van den Heede, K., Sloane, D. M., Busse, R., McKee, M., … & Tishelman, C. (2012). Patient safety, satisfaction, and quality of hospital care: cross sectional surveys of nurses and patients in 12 countries in Europe and the United States. Bmj, 344, e1717.