Hospital And Healthcare News

Hospital and Healthcare News

Nursing Hall of Fame Inducts Nurse Researcher

Christine E. Kasper, PhD, RN, FAAN is being inducted into the Nursing Hall of Fame for her work in studying traumatic brain injuries in U.S. troops. Kasper is a nurse researcher for the Department of Veterans Affairs and is one of the 19 researchers across the world to be inducted. Read More...

October, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Nurse Burnouts with 12-hour Shifts.

How extended 12-hour back to back shifts might lead to increase burnout and medical errors amongst hospital nurses. Read More...

October, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Book Review: What Would Florence Do? A Guide for New Nurse Managers

This article is a book review of Sue Johnson's new book that serves as a practical guide for new nurse managers in the modern healthcare environment. Sue draws on examples of nursing pioneer, Florence Nightingale and applies them to the challenges in the modern nursing world. Read More...

October, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Experts Stress the Importance of Succession Planning

As many know, succession planning is a huge part of any business, yet it has been somewhat lacking in the nursing world. Read More...

July, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Pathway to Excellence Designated Organizations

The ANCC identifies hospitals and other healthcare organizations that have created and foster an environment where Nurses can excel through its Pathway to Excellence program. Check out this list to see if your facility made it. Read More...

July, 2015

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ANCC Pathway to Excellence Designated Hospitals

The Pathway to Excellence is The American Nurses Credentialing Center's mission to identify health care organizations that created and foster an environment in which Nurses can truly excel. Read More...

July, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Maryland Lawmakers Rally Around Nurse Practitioners

The State of Maryland has now adopted a new full-practice authority law that allows patients in all areas of the state to directly receive the full scope of services that nurse practitioner(s) are educated and clinically trained to deliver. Read More...

October, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

Nursing Hall of Fame Inducts Nurse Researcher

Christine E. Kasper, PhD, RN, FAAN is being inducted into the Nursing Hall of Fame for her work in studying traumatic brain injuries in U.S. troops. Kasper is a nurse researcher for the Department of Veterans Affairs and is one of the 19 researchers across the world to be inducted. Read More...

July, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

ICU Nurses Can Benefit from Workplace Intervention to Reduce Stress

A study by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center indicated a strong link between workplace intervention and reducing the stress levels of nurses in highly nerve-racking environments. Read More...

June, 2015

Hospital and Healthcare News

ANCC List of Magnet® Recognized Hospitals

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has a mission to promote excellence in nursing and healthcare by establishing organizations with recognitions through credentialing programs. Magnet status is the highest credential for nursing practices across the world. Read More...

February, 2017