NursingEmergency Preparedness Training Needed for Nurses, Indicates New Survey
Charleen C. McNeill, PhD, MSN, RN, discusses key findings from a survey of nurses' emergency preparedness competence, the current state...
Clinical CareSupervisory and Collaborative Pacts Between Physicians and Physician Assistants Challenged
Physician assistants need more leeway to practice medicine because of the coronavirus pandemic, a PA organization says. But a physician...
NursingOnline Tool Helps Hospitals Place Staff in Appropriate Roles During COVID-19 Pandemic
The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses' free online assessment program assists in placing new hires and contingent healthcare providers in roles...
Clinical CareFocus on Communication Skills to Improve Your Hospital's Patient Experience
Improving the communication skills of clinicians and nurses builds rapport and trust with patients.
FinanceMeasuring and Evaluating Rev Cycle Starts With the Basics
MGMA's Financial Conference kicked off in Nashville this week with in-depth sessions for revenue cycle and healthcare finance professionals.
NursingTop 5 Nurse Leadership Issues for 2020
Where should nurse leaders direct their focus this year? One CNO shares her thoughts.
Clinical CarePatient-Induced Trauma: Hospitals Learn To Defuse Violence
Scripps Mercy Hospital officials have made a number of changes to help protect employees from what they refer to as...
Clinical Care4 Initiatives of Patient Experience Success at UnityPoint Health
One of the efforts to improve patient experience at UnityPoint Health is the launch of LGBTQ-friendly clinics.
Clinical CareNew Workplace Violence Training Program Focuses on Healthcare Settings
A unique element of the new training program features strategies for delivering bad news to patients and family members.
Clinical CareHalf of Surgery Residents Report Harassment, Bullying
Residents who experience mistreatment during training have greater risks of burnout and suicidal thoughts.
Clinical CareTop 10 Medical Technology Hazards of 2020 Announced
Factors that the ECRI Institute considers in developing the medical technology hazard list include severity of risk, frequency of harm,...
Innovation1 in 4 Healthcare Workers Lack Cybersecurity Training, Study Finds
Beyond a lack of training, the results suggest there's insufficient awareness of institutional cybersecurity policies.