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Scheduled and Actual Shift Durations (AACN Sample) (continued)
Bar chart showing the percent of scheduled and actual shift durations by percent of shifts. The majority of shifts were either 8 hours (25% scheduled, 10% actual), or 12 hours (65% scheduled, 39% actual). However, there were a large percentage of shifts that were actually 9-13 hours total, with the longest shift 23 hours, 40 minutes.
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