When Common Respiratory Illnesses Turn Deadly: What Nurses Should Know About EV-D68
Turnover Among New Nurses Not All Bad
October 5, 2014 - One out of every six newly licensed nurses (more than 17 percent) leave their first nursing job within the first year and one out of every three (33.5 percent) leave within two years. But not all nurse turnover is bad, according to a new study from the RN Work Project, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Nurses Among Most Influential People in Healthcare
September 12, 2014 - Modern Healthcare
readers selected four nurses in leadership roles to be ranked on this
year’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare list, based on their
effect on the industry.
Shaping Nursing Ethics for the Future
September 12, 2014 - Every day, in every setting, nurses of all
backgrounds and educational levels are confronted with ethical
challenges. Some challenges are small, some can seem overwhelming.
Recognizing Malnutrition in Older Patients
August 27, 2014 - Would you know if your older patient was suffering from malnutrition?
Simulation Can Substitute for Nurses’ Clinical Hours, Study Finds
August 27, 2014 - A comprehensive simulation study by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has concluded that substituting high quality simulation experiences for up to half of traditional clinical hours produces comparable educational outcomes to nursing students and produces new graduates that are ready for clinical practice.