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Q: If a beneficiary changes from one Medicare Advantage plan to another-do they automatica
MARCH 21, 2014
Q:    If a beneficiary changes from one Medicare Advantage plan to another,
APRIL 25, 2014
The state of California is being sued by three nursing home residents who claim that they have b
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
Starting May 6, the annual wishes of "Happy Nurses Week," will begin as National Nurses
MAY 12, 2016
The overall tone of the forum was frustration. Several skilled nursing facility workers expressed
AUGUST 7, 2014
Getting staff nurses involved in research is not easy. Along with the additional time and work re
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
  Researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center found no major improvement
JULY 31, 2014
Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility, Second Edition provides staff nurses and their managers
DECEMBER 22, 2017
Starting a journal club that involves a group of nurses is a great way to give nurses the opportu
OCTOBER 1, 2019
Every nurse can play a part in elevating the public perception of the nursing profession. The tab
MARCH 13, 2015
The first and most respected book showing new and experienced nurses how to build a better work
MARCH 31, 2016
The Pew Research Center has released a new report that confirms the decline in Americans age 85
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
  Medicare Compliance Forum-Take advantage of throwback pricing!
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
  Medicare advantage outpaces private insures on quality
OCTOBER 28, 2015
  Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design Model refined
OCTOBER 7, 2016
  Medicare Advantage premiums remain stable in 2017
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
  Traditional Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage Q&A
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
  Navigating Medicare Advantage: MAOs and Protecting Reimbursement in Long-Term Care
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
  CMS proposes Medicare Advantage and Part D payment and policy updates
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
  Your Medicare Advantage plan may be inappropriately denying payments
OCTOBER 5, 2018
Millennial nurses recently overtook baby boomers as the primary age group in nursing, and a new s
OCTOBER 5, 2017
Nurses are finding new and innovative ways to help those in need around the world, but not every
AUGUST 25, 2016
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced this week that ANA President Pamela F. Ci
JUNE 1, 2017
Medicare Advantage Q&A with Diane Brown QWe have chro
FEBRUARY 1, 2015
The length of time that a nurse has been on the job at a particular hospital might be dire
APRIL 16, 2014
More than half the dermatologists in 12 Medicare Advantage plan directories were dead, retired,
Researchers find that patients who receive 80% or more of their care from nurses with baccalaurea
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
The overall goal of a research critique is to evaluate a study’s merits and its applicabili
OCTOBER 5, 2017
If a nurse is unsatisfied with their career or feeling burnt out on nursing, taking an evidence-b
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
Nurses have always stood out as the advocate for the patient when making healthcare decisions, an
OCTOBER 6, 2016
Even in a female-dominated field such as nursing, women may be paid less than their male counterp
A recent survey shows that 82% of nurses feel the positive effects of empowering patients.
AUGUST 10, 2017
  Dementia Care Added to Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design Model
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Beneficiary enrollment in Medicare Advantage plans is on the rise, increasing from 5.3 million in
Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media In nursing, news and trends happe
MARCH 16, 2017
CMS doesn't require Medicare Advantage plans to have a face-to-face document for home health. Bu
To simplify the process by which registered nurses attain Bachelor of Science in nursing degrees,
JULY 2, 2015
A study published in CriticalCareNurse found that increased nurse-physician collaboratio
APRIL 14, 2015
Understanding the factors that influence whether Millenials embrace or reject moving into nursing
OCTOBER 1, 2015
By Michelle Clarke Female nurses who administer antineoplastic drugs to cancer patients d
FEBRUARY 21, 2019
The Critical Care Societies Collaborative (CCSC) issued a report stating critical care nurses hav
AUGUST 4, 2016
Nurses are twice as likely to experience clinical depression than the general population. Why are
MARCH 10, 2016
A team of researchers from Clemson University is hoping to answer the question of whether it's po
OCTOBER 8, 2015
The Medicare Advantage and Part D programs continue to grow and thrive. In the Medicare Advantage
U.S. physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and consultants make up most of the healthcare professiona
APRIL 24, 2014
Working rotating night shifts as a nurse can be difficult for many reason. Your schedule is incon
MAY 5, 2016
Evidence shows that patient outcomes improve when nurses have baccalaureate degrees.
DECEMBER 1, 2016
A large part of the job of nursing is translating best practices and standards into effective bed
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Nurses’ Week celebrates nurse contributions around the world, but it is also in celebratio
MAY 12, 2016
Attention nurse leaders in organizations without designated "lift teams" or assistive d
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
A survey of nurse practitioners found that those who completed a postgraduate fellowship reported
JULY 1, 2019
A bill that would establish around-the-clock registered nurse staffing hours at Medicare and Me
AUGUST 7, 2014
Being a charge nurse is often as stressful as being a director. You are "charged" with
Hiring a competent nurse staff is only half the battle. The other half is keeping them. A new stu
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
How stable is the Medicare Advantage program? On July 24, th
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Do you have an evidence-based practice story to share? For nurses just ge
AUGUST 27, 2015
Take advantage of supplies that require fewer visits. For example, use of silver dressings or a h
By Jennifer Thew, RN What is the current state of the emergency nursing workforce?
JUNE 12, 2019
Evidence-based practice (EBP) has become increasingly important as the nursing profession drives
JANUARY 7, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN As chief nursing officers work in a healthcare indus
OCTOBER 1, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released final Medicare Advantage (MA) and
APRIL 17, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN  Burnout is a common experience for bedside nurses. But
JULY 1, 2019
By Jennifer Thew, RN Think back on your nursing career and try to pinpoint the mom
JULY 31, 2019
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
By Jennifer Thew, RN "nursing/why-cno-ta
FEBRUARY 21, 2019
by Jennifer Thew, RN Moral distress among chief nursing officers is seldom acknowl
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN When nurse leaders discuss the nursing workforce, they often say tha
OCTOBER 25, 2018
  Research shows that a tired workforce leads to poor patient care, although many fa
JULY 9, 2014
By Jennifer Thew, RN Caring is the cornerstone of the nursing profession. Yet, nurses are
JANUARY 24, 2019
Nursing home residents might benefit from a new way of diagnosing and treating sepsis made
OCTOBER 24, 2014
o meet the definition of professional negligence, a nurse’s action must be deemed below the
Nurse-midwives perform many of the same tasks and responsibilities of a physician, and in recent
For many years, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®
Leverage the CRC's privileging research Locating relevant, u
DECEMBER 1, 2014
When you are confronted with seasoned nurses who are unable to meet your expectations, consider t
Nurses play a crucial role in breast cancer awareness, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a gre
OCTOBER 19, 2017
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has fined 12 Medicare Advantage plans nearly $4 milli
APRIL 21, 2015
Consider adopting clinical pathways to increase nursing visit efficiency, decrease rehospitalizat
By Jennifer Thew, RN Is the old adage, "Happy nurses equal happy patients&quo
JUNE 19, 2019
A study released by Journal of Surgical Research this month found a link between the rea
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
 A new study suggests that care provided by nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistant
By Jennifer Thew, RN Are you experiencing a nursing shortage at your orga
AUGUST 21, 2019
Do you see room in your practice for a productivity advantage? “My background is emergency
Hiring nurses is a challenge for any organization, including home health agencies. You want good
Research has shown that restrictive diets add little benefit for older adults in long-term care,
AUGUST 29, 2014
Since its introduction in the skilled nursing facility (SNF) setting, consolidated billing (CB) h
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
On September 21, CMS released a fact sheet stating Medicare Advantage and Part D will continue to
On February 1, 2018, CMS proposed new Medicare Advantage and Part D payment and policy updates to
Generally, for Medicaid Advantage, the documentation is that the face-to-face date needs to be on
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurse leaders are quite familiar with this question from the
JULY 11, 2019
An excerpt from nurse-to-nurse-hostil
AUGUST 11, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Suicide prevention awareness month is the time for nurse lea
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
The release earlier this month of secret Medicare Advantage audits CMS conducted on several major
  New research from Columbia University School of Nursing and the World Health Org
MARCH 25, 2014
Recognizing the growing role of nurse leadership in the business of healthcare, HealthLeaders Me
OCTOBER 9, 2009
AM0150 would be answered “2”—Medicare (HMO/managed care/Advantage plan).
When a patient joins a Medicare Advantage (MA) plan, he or she takes on a subscriber number, but
A new study by the American Journal of Managed Care finds that Medicare Advantage (MA) beneficia
CMS has reversed its stance requiring Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to apply Medicare fee-for-ser
CMS underpaid Medicare Advantage plans for the cost of treating patients with multiple chronic co
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
  Avoid skilled nursing facility denials
MARCH 17, 2017
Among high-performing physician-researchers, women tend to spend more time on domestic responsibi
MARCH 6, 2014
  Teaching hospitals cannot factor in research that isn’t patient-care relat
More than $8 million in grants will support research to aid long-term recovery in areas hard hit
CMS has launched the Virtual Research Data Center (VRDC) to meet the rising demand for timelier M
During a Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care Open Door Forum (ODF) held Tuesday, Apri
Nursing is a demanding profession, typified by long hours and a high-stress work environment as
FEBRUARY 8, 2018
There’s no denying it: nursing is a women-dominated profession. In 2011, the
OCTOBER 20, 2016
Research casting new light as surgeons grapple with OR attire guidelines. If you though
Research casting new light as surgeons grapple with OR attire guidelines If you thought
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
According to the research-training/medical-research-initiatives/heal
OCTOBER 12, 2018
Stress can have a huge impact on nurses’ health and lead to burnout in both their professio
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
Humana says its data shows that accountable care is making a difference for Medicare Advantage be
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
A new interactive modeling tool developed by researchers at the University of North Caroli
AUGUST 7, 2014
Noticing a lack of research into how residents spend off-duty time, medical researchers interview
JANUARY 8, 2016
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
MARCH 31, 2016
RNs and nursing assistants do not always communicate optimally. In many institutions, nursing ass
JULY 30, 2015
Many new nurses have trouble acclimating to their new roles, but one nurse has found new and exci
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
  Nursing Home Action Plan focuses on improving quality, strengthening enforcement
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Do you have interesting, funny, or touching stories to tell? Do you want to share your nursing j
JANUARY 12, 2017
  SNFRM as the first measure for the Skilled Nursing Facility Value Based Purchasing
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
  Improvements in preventable hospitalizations and promising trends for nursing home quality
  Five newly published measures on Nursing Home Compare
OCTOBER 26, 2018
  Product Spotlight: Essential Skills for Nurse Managers
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
The top concerns of nurse leaders are related to nurse recruitment, nurse retention, and nurse en
MARCH 30, 2017
Nurse management experts Shelley Cohen and Sharon Cox have cre
MARCH 10, 2016
In a move to ease nurse shortages, a new law in Alabama will allow nurses with multistate license
JUNE 12, 2019
 by Steven Andrews Research-Statistics-Data-and-System
Allina nurses enter their second month of striking after voting “No” the most recent
OCTOBER 6, 2016
Keep your staff up-to-date on the latest in nursing legislation. Here are some of
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
CMS 2015 SNF PPS final rule to increase payments to skilled nursing facilities
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Nursing peer review committees operating in good faith are protected from incurring civil liabili
APRIL 17, 2015
Nurses are essential partners on interdisciplinary healthcare teams, and must juggle even more co
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
  The American Nurses Association (ANA) has called for a 12% increase in federal f
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Advocates of the Nurse Licensure Compact hope that updated model legislation will encourage more
APRIL 28, 2016
How do top healthcare providers keep nurses feeling empowered and providing optimal care for pat
JUNE 30, 2016
Nurse leaders say the standard recruitment and retention methods of sign-on bonuses, pay increase
JANUARY 26, 2017
Nurses are integral to the working of the healthcare system, yet not one has yet been called to a
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
DECEMBER 3, 2014
Strategies for Nurse Managers is now on Nurse-Ma
MAY 19, 2016
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality announced the release of a new Nationwide Readmiss
JANUARY 5, 2016
“If research is about the journey rather than the destination, it could be a perfect thing
OCTOBER 21, 2016
Jennifer Thew, RN, for HealthLeaders Media , October 6, 2015 Nurses can
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Bolstered by the #MeToo movement, the ANA seeks to shed light on workplace abuse against nurses,
FEBRUARY 15, 2018
Nurses in several states held a one-day strike last Friday over concerns about staffing, pay, and
SEPTEMBER 25, 2019
Interest in using a variety of nursing engagement surveys as a reportable quality indicat
JULY 16, 2015
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced its updated
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
  Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurs
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurse leader&rsquo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
  Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurs
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurse leader’s
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Your nurses have one eye on the door if you do any of the following. Although econ
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurse leader’s go-to source f
To celebrate nursing professional development week, check out these exclusive offers for Nurse Le
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Essential Skills f
APRIL 17, 2015
Dr. Oz is searching for a nurse to join his core team of experts on his television show and we th
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Attendees at the HealthLeaders Media 2016 Chief Nursing Officer Exchange shared their best peer-t
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
Nurse.org, the nursing career site, released a new report featuring "real-world" salary
JUNE 1, 2017
HCPro honors nurses during National Nurses Week 2012 National Nurses W
MAY 7, 2012
The 11th edition of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Nursing Home Data Com
Now more than ever nurse leaders are being held accountable for the financial aspect of healthcar
MAY 4, 2017
The percentage of Medicare Advantage (Part C) customers has been rapidly growing, and coding and
A new analysis by the Commonwealth Fund shows that most of the people who took advantage of cover
By Jennifer Thew, RN Keeping with my annual Nurses' Week column tradition, I'd l
MAY 11, 2017
As nurses, we tend to beat ourselves up when we make a medication or other error. Many new studie
Critical thinking remains a key issue for nurses and nurse managers. When asked what nurse manag
JANUARY 5, 2017
  The Skilled Nursing Facility Quality Reporting Program Review and Correct reports are availab
For the 16th time, nurses were named the most ethical profession according to Gallup’s annu
JANUARY 11, 2018
  Two-year budget deal repeals therapy caps, cuts skilled nursing spending by $1.96 billion
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
Nurses at Good Samaritan Hospital and Regional Medical Center in San Jose held an informational p
JULY 11, 2019
To protect hospital employees’ and patients’ safety, the nurses at Oroville Hospital
JULY 18, 2019
The Tennessee Nurses Association is seeking the removal of a state law that requires physicians t
AUGUST 12, 2019
Becoming a nurse practitioner requires years of additional education and work experience and so t
AUGUST 21, 2019
The Louisiana State Board of Nursing
MARCH 9, 2017
Nursing homes now are allowed to purchase certain previously prohibited types of medical devices,
We are looking for volunteers to write for our Strategies for Nurse Managers blog, the Leaders&rs
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN There's a tendency to view nursing shortages as cycl
MAY 4, 2017
JULY 13, 2017
Residency programs can flounder without the proper support from a nurse leader that provides prec
This accounts for about 9% of the RN workforce, possibly heralding the long-predicted nursing sho
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
Men represent less than 10% of the nursing workforce. The number of men in nursing programs is sl
APRIL 17, 2015
Men represent less than 10% of the nursing workforce. The number of men in nursing programs is sl
APRIL 17, 2015
First-person accounts of clinical experiences help Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) nurses re
MARCH 27, 2015
A revised position statement from the American Nurses Association calls for stronger collaboratio
MARCH 20, 2015
Studies show only 30% of your nurses are actively engaged, which can negatively impact patient sa
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Nurse managers know the value of staff accountability-it's an essential ingredient in the recipe
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Advancements in electronic health records (EHR) have improved nursing documentation and patient s
JANUARY 26, 2017
Last year was a tumultuous one for Allina Health in Minneapolis and its nursing staff. After a we
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
HCPro thanks nurses who have devoted their life to helping patients and providing the best quali
MAY 11, 2017
As you probably know, Nurses' Week is almost here, and HCPro is planning to celebrate with disco
MAY 4, 2017
Most employee and nursing satisfaction/engagement surveys are done no more than once a year. Tha
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Principles of time management can help nurses—particularly new graduate nurses—accomp
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2011
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors has approved charters
NOVEMBER 21, 2013
Researchers studying the impact of Medicare readmission penalties found that hospitals in
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
A study conducted by researchers at the George Washington University Health Workforce Institute c
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
Researchers found a strong correlation between the competitiveness of a specialty and the median
AUGUST 19, 2016
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
HealthLeaders Media, the leading provider of healthcare business news and research, is honoring i
DECEMBER 17, 2013
The median annual cost of a private nursing home room in the United States has increased t
Q: If a patient has a 3 day qualifying stay and an order for a skilled nursing facili
Patients have a new resource to use when choosing a nursing home.   CMS an
Nurse leaders and managers are making it a priority to get out of the office and enjoy some rest
JULY 16, 2015
Dear readers, The nursing group at HCPro is asking for your feedback regarding t
AUGUST 17, 2017
HCPro recently conducted a survey among 291 nursing professionals in the healthcare industry reg
OCTOBER 12, 2017
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2010
  Researchers at the University of Queensland in Australia have found that non-inv
New research shows that infections can be an underlying cause of patient falls, according to a st
OCTOBER 14, 2015
A research study being conducted at Boston University Medical Campus is currently gathering data
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
The public use file is a file that is used by policymakers and researchers that review the fee-fo
JULY 2, 2015
On August 31, the American Nurses Association issued a press release announcing its
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
On August 31, the American Nurses Association issued a press release announcing its
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
On August 31, the American Nurses Association issued a press release announcing its
OCTOBER 2, 2015
Dr. Oz is searching for a nurse to join his core team of experts on his television show and we
OCTOBER 23, 2015
The Charge Nurse Leader Program Builder: A Competency-Based Approach for Developing Frontline Le
APRIL 28, 2016
We’ve all heard it by now: the nurse shortage is here, and it’s only going to get wor
JUNE 23, 2016
The Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) and Allina Health have reached an agreement after months o
OCTOBER 13, 2016
The job market is warming up - increasing wages and sign-on bonuses for nurses are on the rise ar
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
A woman arrested for posing as a nurse is now in custody after defying orders to not leave the co
JUNE 5, 2019
Proposed legislation that would allow advance practice nurses to practice independently risks pa
On January 1, a Minnesota state law took effect allowing nurse practitioners (NP) to practice in
Nurses Week is coming up and is a good time to reflect on what sets the nursing profession apart
MAY 1, 2015
Critical care nurses at 42 hospitals nationwide developed patient care initiatives that substanti
APRIL 21, 2015
Last week we posted a new poll on www.StrategiesForNurseManagers.com asking about new gr
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP At any given time, nurse leaders a
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
It turns out nurses are good for the heart. Provided they aren't overworked and underappreciated.
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Liz Benson and Linda C. Goodman, nurse educators from the College of Southern Maryland, were awar
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Dear Nursing Professionals, The nursing group at HCPro is asking for your candid f
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
How would we bill the following scenario? On Monday, a nurse assesses the patient’s
With the current nursing shortage, recruiting and retaining the best nurses has implications for
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Dear Nursing Professionals, The nursing group at HCPro is asking for your candid f
JANUARY 31, 2019
Jefferson Healthcare of Port Townsend, Washington, has launched its Sexual Assault Nurse Examine
JULY 11, 2019
The goal with nurse training has not changed much over the years: nurse should be taught how to
MARCH 17, 2016
Nurses are the frontline of patient care, making them the most susceptible to compassion fatigue,
DECEMBER 7, 2017
As new nurses work their way through the orientation process, evaluating their ability to apply c
The number of RNs with doctorates of nursing practice is growing, but CNOs are still unclear abou
APRIL 10, 2015
National Nurses Week is upon us once more, giving hospital leaders an opportunity to spend time w
MAY 7, 2015
What do you do when you don't have enough nurses on staff and don't have the funds to hire additi
DECEMBER 10, 2015
The University of Minnesota has developed a workshop to encourage nurses to think like inventors
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Workplace safety and nurse surveillance capacity can boost quality ratings and lower pressure ulc
DECEMBER 8, 2016
With newly licensed nurses being the largest source of registered nurses in the nation, organizat
FEBRUARY 28, 2019
Infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among nursing home residents in the Uni
OCTOBER 25, 2019
The nursing shortage is becoming a major issue again and rural hospitals are being hit hardest.
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
The Giving Excellence Meaning (GEM) Awards honored five of the best and brightest nurses in the U
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Nurses are coming from around the country to aid hurricane relief efforts in Texas.
AUGUST 31, 2017
While most people were running away from Hurricane Harvey, a team of nurses from the Christus St.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Research published in the journal Health Affairs indicates that accountable care organiz
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Research shows that many medical students view surgeons as intimidating, competitive, and predominan
DECEMBER 29, 2017
A team of researchers may have uncovered what many involved in the transition to ICD-10 have fear
A new study conducted by John Hopkins researchers estimates that the Centers for Disease Control
Recent tragedies have highlighted the importance of emergency nurses, and Nurse Leader Insider wo
OCTOBER 12, 2017
Earlier this month, the American Academy of Nursing
JANUARY 25, 2018
A second nurse who contracted Ebola after treating a patient at a Dallas hospital has been declar
OCTOBER 28, 2014
Nurses are at greater risk than firefighters. In 2013 your nursing staff faced a 15% greater cha
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
HCPro is celebrating Nurses Week with a variety of special offers and giveaways. Visit our blog f
MAY 7, 2015
Emergency department (ED) nurses are often victims of violence, but fail to report it, according
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Nurse managers set the tone for th
AUGUST 6, 2015
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced its updated position statement on workplace bully
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP As a nurse manager or nurse leader
OCTOBER 29, 2015
Experts feared that the number of nurses in the workforce would be 30% short of what’s need
OCTOBER 20, 2015
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP As a nurse manager or nurse leader
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Shared Governance Nurse Manager Training Programis the only training program targeted to nurse m
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
The University of Michigan Health System has changed its name to Michigan Medicine, but nurses at
JANUARY 19, 2017
  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Nurse leaders—from unit level man
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic nurse managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to join an ad-h
JULY 23, 2015
Seven states are projected to experience nursing shortages by 2030, according to a report from th
AUGUST 28, 2019
National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, throug
Patient care permits little room for nurses to be anything but on their toes. And in the event of
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
If you’re involved with educating nurses, we want to hear from you! We’d love to hea
JUNE 30, 2016
Now more than ever nurse leaders are being held accountable for the financial aspect of healthca
MAY 11, 2017
Earlier this month, the American Academy of Nursing released a position statement that recommende
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
The average price paid for a skilled nursing facility bed reached a record $73,300 in 2013
APRIL 11, 2014
Nurses are at greater risk than firefighters. In 2013 your nursing staff faced a 15% greater chan
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Nurses turned out in force February 5 in Los Angeles to hear officials discuss proposals for toug
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Try the following exercise to encourage nurses' self-esteem. It's called a "hierarchy of voi
AUGUST 20, 2015
Free tool: Ensure nurses are competent with hand washing It's imperative to be sur
OCTOBER 22, 2015
Patient care permits little room for nurses to be anything but on their toes. And in the event of
OCTOBER 29, 2015
Now more than ever nurse leaders are being held accountable for the financial aspect of healthca
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
A December 2015 Health Affairs study of skilled nursing facilities form 2001 through 2011 found t
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
A 2016 study outlines what makes the perfect critical care nurse, from those who know best: criti
MARCH 3, 2016
The next CMS Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care (LTC) Open Door Forum scheduled for:
With job growth and increasing pay, more and more nurses are seeking advanced practice degrees.
OCTOBER 6, 2016
California now leads the country in nursing wages, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
OCTOBER 27, 2016
The American Nurses Credentialing Center last month awarded the 2016 National Magnet Nurse of the
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
Nurses week is right around the corner, so
APRIL 20, 2017
Two nurses who were held hostage in May by an inmate receiving medical care at an Illinois hospit
JUNE 1, 2017
With the current nursing shortage, recruiting and retaining the best nurses has impl
APRIL 4, 2019
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN "So you used to be a nurse?" I can't tell
MAY 19, 2016
Labor disputes between nurses and hospitals are nothing new, but over the past few weeks we&rsquo
JULY 7, 2016
Concerns over the possible advantage privately-funded medical schools have over taxpayer-funded m
FEBRUARY 2, 2018
Keeping compounded drugs infection-free No physician or nurse injects medicine
The responsibilities of nurse leaders are changing rapidly and the role is more fluid than ever.
MARCH 31, 2016
By Jonathan Bees According to the March 2017 HealthLeaders Media Nursing
APRIL 13, 2017
What do nurses want? What keeps nurses engaged? What can we do to decrease turnover?
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN for nurse-leaders/4-s
JUNE 16, 2016
By Megan Headley Nurses serve on the front line of patient care, and so i
APRIL 13, 2017
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN There's a tendency to view nursing shortages as cyc
AUGUST 10, 2017
HCPro, Inc. (www.hcpro.com), a leading provider of nursing edu
DECEMBER 7, 2011
As a nurse manager, one of your challenges is to lead the change process for your staff. And, whi
MARCH 27, 2015
A good news follow-up on my February post that focused on nurses' on-the-job injuries.
JULY 9, 2015
No, supervising home health aides is a cost of doing business. Whenever possible, the nurse or th
Nurses at Methodist Health claim that the hospital docks lunch pay for breaks they aren’t a
OCTOBER 20, 2016
Nurse executives wear two hats. Their most obvious role is that of clinical caregiver. But they'r
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Nurses new to home health struggle with the completion of documentation related to patient care.
A nurse should be skilled in cutting toenails, but because of the increased risk of liability if
A man was sentenced to four years and nine months in federal prison for using fake nursing creden
JUNE 26, 2019
Nurses at the University of Chicago Medical Center held a rally outside the hospital on Monday to
JULY 24, 2019
You arrive to work at 6:30 a.m. and find a night-shift nurse crying outside your office door. Bet
SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
APRIL 12, 2016
Twelve Minnesota nurses who since 2010 are licensed to practice despite having either stolen narc
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
It is almost time to begin the celebrations for National Nurses Week (May 6-12), whose the
APRIL 23, 2014
The high rate of nursing home injuries can be reduced by better resident handling practice
How can nurse managers ensure that new staff members absorb and apply the new behaviors and skill
MARCH 27, 2015
Can you explain the difference of how the HHRG treats wound care between nurses and thera
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Has work got you and your nurses o
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP For nurse leaders and nurse manage
OCTOBER 22, 2015
Looking for ways to spruce up your weekly meetings? Visit our nursing resource center,
MARCH 3, 2016
Check out excerpts from our newest nursing books:
JANUARY 12, 2017
For the 17th year in a row, nurses-keep-heal
DECEMBER 27, 2018
The nursing group at HCPro and HealthLeaders is asking for your candid feedback regarding
FEBRUARY 14, 2019
A patient who attacked a nurse at Baton Rouge General’s Behavioral Health Unit in April has
JULY 31, 2019
New research from the CDC offers additional insight into growing concern about antibiotic
MAY 7, 2014
A report from researchers at Kaiser Permanente Northern California found that as many as one in t
Citing feedback that required further research, The Joint Commission last week announced it will
Researchers studying the impact of the 2003 ACGME requirement to reduce residents’ d
OCTOBER 10, 2014
After doing additional research, The Joint Commission plans to put new and revised diagnostic ima
JANUARY 15, 2015
  Researchers from Michigan State University found that up to 20% of medical stude
  According to a research letter published in JAMA Internal Medicine, physicians a
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
  Researchers found that the average surgical times in July, when newly trained ph
JANUARY 30, 2015
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has been a big proponent of evidence-based
After years of research, debate, and Food and Drug Administration review, the federal agency will
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
New research presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference shows that when
MAY 20, 2016
Summer is here, so it’s time to explore some of the best—and worst—nursing stor
JUNE 30, 2016
A significant amount of research and literature exists regarding delirium among the elderl
MARCH 17, 2017
Last Friday, CMS Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Monitori
“Learning personal finance requires a significant amount of research, and for physician tra
MARCH 24, 2017
Developing core privilege forms can take weeks of researching specialty medical societies for co
  A research letter recently published in the JAMA Surgery suggests that gamificat
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
  Researchers are studying whether equipping emergency department physicians with
APRIL 23, 2015
Last year, the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) Future of Nursing report called for all new nursing
MAY 26, 2011
By Jennifer Thew, RN A Houston nurse was fired after allegedly violating HIPAA laws by po
National Nursing Home Week is a time to recognize nursing home staff for their quality of care an
MAY 10, 2010
The California Nurses Association is pushing new legislation in that state’s senate
APRIL 24, 2014
Nursing homes might be able to cut their pressure ulcer rates by giving nurses more control over
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
We hope you had a fun, informative, and inspirational Nurses Week! All week, HCPr
MAY 14, 2015
Last summer, we asked you to join our Nursing Book Review Group and the response was overwhelmin
MARCH 17, 2016
Last summer, we asked you to join our Nursing Book Review Group and the response was overwhelming
MARCH 10, 2016
In addition to making the nurse’s job easier, a good rapport with a patient’s family
JULY 7, 2016
Nurses not only need to know what to do, but the importance and order in which things should be d
Every nurse brings their own perspective and bias to the profession; here are some ways to recogn
JANUARY 11, 2018
Last week we invited you to join our nursing book review group and we thank everyone who has exp
JULY 30, 2015
December 19, 2018 1:00-2:30 pm EST Studies show only 30% of your nurses ar
DECEMBER 6, 2018
A patient hit a nurse’s foot with a stun gun during a fight in the emergency room of Roper
JUNE 12, 2019
A former nurse is suing Cameron (Missouri) Regional Medical Center for back pay, future pay, and
AUGUST 7, 2019
Due to a subsection of Alabama state law, a woman who punched a nurse at Jackson Hospital has bee
JULY 18, 2019
So what does it mean to be a healthy nurse?  I am one and am proud of it!  But I latche
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
On March 15, the newly unionized nurses of Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center arranged
MARCH 24, 2016
One of the most challenging aspects of taking a leadership role as a nurse is figuring out the be
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
By Michelle Clarke The nurses-again-outpace-
FEBRUARY 28, 2019
Since charge nurses are actively engaged in activities going on in the unit every day, it makes s
OCTOBER 1, 2015
The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators (AANAC)
DECEMBER 18, 2015
Many emergency nurses are used to dealing with badly injured patients and sudden death, but when
APRIL 28, 2016
We want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Managers.com and what you need to help
MAY 19, 2016
Often we see nursing unions conflict with management on a number of issues related to salary and
DECEMBER 14, 2017
We’re in the early planning stages of our 2020 nursing books and we need your help! Please
JULY 31, 2019
For critical thinking to be part of your agency’s culture, particularly in nursing, it has
Decreased payouts for nursing home care was one reason that healthcare spending grew more
ER nurses and physicians work in an environment that promotes the acceptance of patient vi
MAY 15, 2014
The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) has gathered experts to focus on
We are still looking for participants for our Nursing Book Review Group! Now is your chance to j
APRIL 21, 2016
On May 12, Nurses from around the country will be rallying in Washington, D.C. in support of two
MAY 12, 2016
Download this complimentary excerpt from The Charge Nurse Leader Handbook! Book Exce
DECEMBER 1, 2016
Caring for behavioral health patients is a major challenge for nurse leaders. When it escalates t
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Join Adirondack Health’s Chief Nursing Officer, Linda McClarigan, MSHA, BSN, RN, NE
MAY 11, 2017
  The onboarding process can be a make or break period for a new employee. Nursing
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
This free tool from The Nurse Managers’ Legal Companion will help you make the bes
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Based on the scenario you describe: The nurse has left the agency with an incomplete resumpt
In 2018, the average earnings of fulltime registered nurses (RN) and licensed practical nurses (L
OCTOBER 14, 2019
Last week, body-cam footage was released of a Salt Lake City detective arresting a nurse for refu
Nurse managers spend a lot of time predicting and planning for the future, but when it comes to h
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
The following is an excerpt of Critical Thinking in Long-Term Care Nursing, Second Edition by
OCTOBER 19, 2018
With a contract about to expire in about 5 weeks, nurses with the San Francisco Department
MAY 28, 2014
The clinical nurse leader role, introduced more than a decade ago as way to improve patient outco
APRIL 24, 2015
Two nurses are recovering after they were stabbed July 14 by a patient at Physicians Regional Med
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Nurse managers and their staff often face racism in the work place; Minority Nurse
MARCH 3, 2016
To wrap up Nurses’ Week, we want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Manage
MAY 12, 2016
Nurses bring a wealth of clinical understanding to the chief executive role, but they have to mas
DECEMBER 15, 2016
Passive job seekers are veteran nurses that already have a job and not actively searching, but th
AUGUST 31, 2017
Officials at the Utah hospital where a nurse was arrested in July for refusing to draw blood fro
Registered nurses in California are the highest paid, according to
MAY 29, 2019
The following is an excerpt from nursing-peer-review-second
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurse leaders' salaries and compensation vary according to ti
JULY 18, 2019
Editor’s Note: Strategies for Nurse Managers recently sat down with Kathleen Bartholome
DECEMBER 21, 2017
A new study to be published in Health Services Research shows that when a patient is readm
A new study to be published in Health Services Research shows that when a patient is readm
Researchers at Stanford University found that hospital-employed physicians were much more likely
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
A new study from the researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) found that medication er
OCTOBER 28, 2015
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to billing for bedside procedures. Please
A new study by researchers at the University of California at Los Angeles found that if you want
DECEMBER 15, 2015
Dear readers, HCPro is conducting market research into products for and about hos
DECEMBER 10, 2015
HCPro is conducting research on training needs related to revenue integrity and Chargemaster educ
A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine shows that data in
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Dear readers, The iCompare research study looking into increasing medical residen
APRIL 15, 2016
Dear readers, HCPro is conducting research into possibly offering eLearning cours
APRIL 22, 2016
Have a few minutes? HCPro is researching live training opportunities and we need your feedback.
OCTOBER 13, 2017
HCPro is researching live training opportunities and we need your feedback. Answer a few short q
OCTOBER 27, 2017
There’s one week left to take our live training survey. HCPro is researching live training
NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Research has shown that interviews are filled with bias and that interviewers on average reach a
JANUARY 12, 2018
Nurse managers often find themselves in the middle of conflicts, including personal conflicts bet
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
MARBLEHEAD, Mass. -- HCPro, Inc. has furthered its expansion into the nursing information deliver
JANUARY 18, 2006
Great strides have been taken in nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities as part of a nation
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN for nurse-leaders/wha
JUNE 30, 2016
A surgeon with an alleged history of bad behavior must pay a nurse $5,000 in compensatory damages
More than 90% of nurses and physicians got their shots last season, according to the U.S. Center
Nurse Leadership: Leading Change With Enthusiasm to Enhance Pers
DECEMBER 17, 2014
Recently, a whistleblower lawsuit was filed by Kim Cheely, a nurse manager at Georgia Regents Med
APRIL 10, 2015
Graduation season is upon us! Here’s a brief history of this important tradition in nursing
MAY 19, 2016
In Illinois, nurses are joining critical care transport teams to improve patient care and reduce
JANUARY 19, 2017
The controversial officer that was seen on video forcibly handcuffing a nurse in July has been fi
OCTOBER 12, 2017
A former state nurse promoted to a RN Level III position at Governor Bacon Health Center in Delaw
JULY 31, 2019
Anesthesia providers have low hand hygiene compliance rates, according to a new study by research
Patient satisfaction scores only modestly improve after hospitals are remodeled, research shows.
MARCH 6, 2015
A guide developed by Michigan researchers provides color-coded charts to help healthcare professi
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
As the U.S. faces a shortage of primary care physicians, researchers set out to determine if medi
JANUARY 19, 2018
According to recent research published in JAMA, one in seven medical residents regret their caree
JANUARY 9, 2019
Nursing homes dramatically reduced pressure ulcer rates and restraint use in the last thre
Nursing homes administer largely pointless and potentially harmful drugs to a majority of residen
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic long-term care managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to join
A patient who accused a nurse of sexually assaulting her is suing the hospital that hired the nu
MARCH 16, 2016
The next CMS Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care (LTC) Open Door Forum scheduled for
APRIL 29, 2016
Give your nurses the confidence and skills they need to think independently and display high leve
JUNE 15, 2017
Give your nurses the confidence and skills they need to think independently and display high lev
JUNE 8, 2017
We are looking for nursing experts to share their insights and contribute to our growing collecti
AUGUST 3, 2017
The route through which a drug is administered is essential for nurses to consider. Often, the he
OCTOBER 8, 2019
While many nurses know about compassion fatigue, they might not know exactly what it is, why it h
JUNE 15, 2017
Almost 20% of nursing home residents experience mistreatment from a fellow resident in a g
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
  “Every day clinicians yell at nurses. They bully, they prod, they rush off
AUGUST 14, 2014
“Without the insights of seasoned real-world doctors and nurses, apps could end up with t
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
The following story in Nurse Leader Insider covers what you need to know about f
Originally appeared in nurse-leaders/half-cnos-ear
JUNE 9, 2016
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN, for nurse-leaders/me
JULY 14, 2016
Prioritization typically is one of the most difficult aspects for new nurses to learn. They know
Nurse practitioners (NP) in New York will be able to operate more independently of physicians und
Wisconsin police are investigating a former University of Wisconsin (UW) Hospital nurse on an all
DECEMBER 30, 2014
  Some nurse practitioners (NP) in Kentucky have more flexibility to prescribe rou
JULY 17, 2014
A nursing home that unexpectedly shut its doors in May is now facing allegations from neighbors
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Nurse leaders know that change is
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Police told a court that a patient nearly tore off a nurse's ear and attempted to gouge out her e
MARCH 10, 2016
Skilled Nursing Facility Volume- to Value-Based Reimbursement Boot Camp
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN Around 2012, Ajimol Lukose, DNP, RN-BC, nursing dir
AUGUST 18, 2016
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