California Governor's Bill-Signing Marathon Offers Glimpse Of 2020 Issues
Some of the new healthcare-related laws put California in the forefront nationally.
NursingWhat Keeps Black Women Nurses Out of Leadership Roles?
After noticing black women were not well-represented in academic leadership, one researcher was prompted to study what influences can impact...
NursingReshape the Nurse Leadership Role
Reshaping healthcare delivery means reshaping nursing leadership. Enter the chief nursing optimization officer role.
NursingDoctors And Nurses With Addictions Often Denied A Crucial Recovery Option
Non-disciplinary programs monitor doctors and nurses for a number of years and are monitored by addiction specialists and state authorities.
InnovationDeclining Patients Get Attention Faster; Nurses Work Smarter: How Froedtert Did It
A predictive analytics tool based on nursing assessments, combined with remote monitoring, leads to earlier intervention of patients in clinical...
Clinical CarePenn State Leader on Physician Burnout: 'It's Time to Act'
A Penn State College of Medicine vice dean who also works as a clinical psychiatrist shares his perspectives on medical...
NursingJanet Tomcavage Named Geisinger's New Chief Nursing Executive
The new hire, who has been working in Geisinger's C-suite for five years, says the system needs to nurture its...
NursingTop Rapid Response Teams for Resuscitation Have Greater Autonomy
The best resuscitation care was associated with rapid-response teams that had dedicated staff without competing responsibilities and that could be...
Clinical CareHow BJC HealthCare Cut Patient Harm Events 75% by Targeting 5 Factors
To reduce patient harm, BJC HealthCare focused on pressure ulcers, adverse drug events, healthcare-associated infections, falls, and venous thromboembolisms.
Clinical CareA Final Comfort: 'Palliative Transport' Brings Dying Children Home
The practice, which appears to be spreading, lets families move critically ill children from the hospital intensive care unit to...
NursingPatient Arrested on Manslaughter Charge for Attack That Killed Nurse
The behavioral health patient allegedly attacked multiple nurses, inflicting injuries that later killed one of them.
NursingPatient Faces Arrest for Attack That Killed Louisiana Nurse
A warrant was issued after the coroner determined the nurse's death was directly related to injuries from a belligerent patient...