NursingCOVID-19 Creates Vicarious Trauma Among Healthcare Workforce
Ellen Fink-Samnick, discusses how the pandemic is creating trauma among healthcare professionals and what can be done about it.
Covid-19Colorado, Like Other States, Trims Health Programs Amid Health Crisis
Across the country, the recession has cut state revenues at the same time the pandemic has increased costs, forcing lawmakers...
Covid-19Baylor Scott & White Health, Walgreens, Humana Align to Urge Patients: Don't Delay Needed Healthcare
A new campaign, "Stop Medical Distancing," launched the same day Memorial Healthcare System in Hollywood, Florida, said it would cease...
Clinical CareLong Time Coming: Identifying Systemic Sources of Stress in Healthcare
It may be a long time coming, but what's very much needed is a mechanism for identifying, by individual facility,...
Clinical CareUsing Stories to Mentally Survive as a COVID-19 Clinician
Learning to be storytellers also helps clinicians communicate better with non-professionals, said writer and geriatrician Dr. Louise Aronson.
Clinical CareThe Signs and Symptoms of Physician Stress
This stress can cause physicians to lose their passion for medicine, become cynical about the healthcare system, and become less...
NursingNurses Have a High Risk for Suicide
Results from a national study find that nurses are at a higher risk for suicide than the general population.
Clinical CareEmployers' Dream Of Controlling Health Costs Turns To Workers' Sleep
Sleep is the latest in an ever-growing list of wellness issues that firms are targeting to improve workers' health and...
NursingTop 5 Nurse Leadership Issues for 2020
Where should nurse leaders direct their focus this year? One CNO shares her thoughts.
Clinical CareWhy Hospitals Are Getting Into The Housing Business
Hospitals cannot discharge patients if they have no safe place to go, so patients who are homeless, frail, living alone,...
InnovationPilot to Reward Healthier Behavior With Lower Individual Market Premiums
The administration is implementing a provision of the ACA to allow 'health-contingent' wellness programs in the individual market.
StrategyTransgender Discrimination Lawsuit Against Dignity Health Reinstated
An appeals court ruled the Catholic-affiliated health system can be sued for allegedly discriminating against a patient on the basis...