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RNs and nursing assistants do not always communicate optimally. In many institutions, nursing ass
JULY 30, 2015
Earlier this month, the American Academy of Nursing released a position statement that recommende
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Revised ACGME Common Program Requirements permitting first-year residents to work shifts up to 24
MAY 19, 2017
Working rotating night shifts as a nurse can be difficult for many reason. Your schedule is incon
MAY 5, 2016
Earlier this month, the American Academy of Nursing
JANUARY 25, 2018
You arrive to work at 6:30 a.m. and find a night-shift nurse crying outside your office door. Bet
SEPTEMBER 18, 2019
One of the most challenging aspects of taking a leadership role as a nurse is figuring out the be
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
Nurses are essential partners on interdisciplinary healthcare teams, and must juggle even more co
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
By Michelle Clarke The nurses-again-outpace-
FEBRUARY 28, 2019
While most people were running away from Hurricane Harvey, a team of nurses from the Christus St.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
A revised position statement from the American Nurses Association calls for stronger collaboratio
MARCH 20, 2015
nurses-return-table-possible-strik
JULY 13, 2017
Many new nurses have trouble acclimating to their new roles, but one nurse has found new and exci
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
  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
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team is the nurse leader’s go-to source f
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Yale New Haven Hospital's nurse SWAT team goes beyond just responding to changes in patie
MARCH 24, 2016
Caring is at the heart of nursing. Indeed, the very act of connecting with another human being wh
OCTOBER 28, 2019
Dr. Oz is searching for a nurse to join his core team of experts on his television show and we
OCTOBER 23, 2015
Communication is defined as act of communicating, or the exchange of information between individu
SEPTEMBER 10, 2019
“For years after finishing my residency, I still woke up at night with the sound of ventila
JANUARY 13, 2017
Dr. Oz is searching for a nurse to join his core team of experts on his television show and we th
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Strategies for Nurse Managers is now on Strategies-for-Nurse-Ma
MAY 19, 2016
I've posted in the past on accountability strategies, communication techniques, and building team
JULY 30, 2015
Nurse managers often find themselves in the middle of conflicts, including personal conflicts bet
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
Nurses are the frontline of patient care, making them the most susceptible to compassion fatigue,
DECEMBER 7, 2017
With long shifts, hard work, and close contact with the sick and the dying, it’s unsurprisi
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Poor communication in healthcare has tangible, measurable effects. A new study released by
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
The National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care in Nursing Homes is a partnership between the C
The responsibilities of nurse leaders are changing rapidly and the role is more fluid than ever.
MARCH 31, 2016
The following is an excerpt from nurse
SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
Editor’s Note: Strategies for Nurse Managers recently sat down with Kathleen Bartholome
DECEMBER 21, 2017
Dear readers, The nursing group at HCPro is asking for your feedback regarding t
AUGUST 17, 2017
We are looking for volunteers to write for our Strategies for Nurse Managers blog, the Leaders&rs
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
  Healthcare winners and losers from election night 2018
NOVEMBER 9, 2018
A former nurse is suing Cameron (Missouri) Regional Medical Center for back pay, future pay, and
AUGUST 7, 2019
“No matter how long you stretch a doctor's shift, the handoff of patients will always be ne
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
This is an excerpt from strategies-fall-prev
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
Nurse management experts Shelley Cohen and Sharon Cox have cre
MARCH 10, 2016
Nurse leaders and managers are making it a priority to get out of the office and enjoy some rest
JULY 16, 2015
To celebrate nursing professional development week, check out these exclusive offers for Nurse Le
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Do you have interesting, funny, or touching stories to tell? Do you want to share your nursing j
JANUARY 12, 2017
Looking for ways to spruce up your weekly meetings? Visit our nursing resource center,
MARCH 3, 2016
Nurses are often the face of their hospital; they are typically the first staff member to interac
MARCH 3, 2016
Nursing peer review committees operating in good faith are protected from incurring civil liabili
APRIL 17, 2015
Every nurse can play a part in elevating the public perception of the nursing profession. The tab
MARCH 13, 2015
To wrap up Nurses’ Week, we want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Manage
MAY 12, 2016
Last week we posted a new poll on www.StrategiesForNurseManagers.com asking about new gr
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Recently, nurse blogger Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP, shared her
APRIL 24, 2015
Essential Skills f
APRIL 17, 2015
Please join me in welcoming Carol Ebert, RN, to the StrategiesFo
APRIL 10, 2015
In addition to making the nurse’s job easier, a good rapport with a patient’s family
JULY 7, 2016
Nurse managers know the value of staff accountability-it's an essential ingredient in the recipe
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
The Louisiana State Board of Nursing
MARCH 9, 2017
How do top healthcare providers keep nurses feeling empowered and providing optimal care for pat
JUNE 30, 2016
Nurses are at greater risk than firefighters. In 2013 your nursing staff faced a 15% greater chan
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Your nurses have one eye on the door if you do any of the following. Although econ
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
We’ve all heard it by now: the nurse shortage is here, and it’s only going to get wor
JUNE 23, 2016
Allina nurses enter their second month of striking after voting “No” the most recent
OCTOBER 6, 2016
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
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurse leaders are quite familiar with this question from the
JULY 11, 2019
Once you have arrived at work, reviewed your patient assignment, and received the shift-to-shift
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
Millennial nurses recently overtook baby boomers as the primary age group in nursing, and a new s
OCTOBER 5, 2017
With the current nursing shortage, recruiting and retaining the best nurses has implications for
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Critical thinking remains a key issue for nurses and nurse managers. When asked what nurse manag
JANUARY 5, 2017
To protect hospital employees’ and patients’ safety, the nurses at Oroville Hospital
JULY 18, 2019
A large part of the job of nursing is translating best practices and standards into effective bed
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Moments after shots rang out along the iconic Las Vegas strip Sunday night, sending thousands of
OCTOBER 2, 2017
Hiring a competent nurse staff is only half the battle. The other half is keeping them. A new stu
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
Looking for tips for communicating with your staff? Check out this free tool from
SEPTEMBER 8, 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
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN for nurse-leaders/4-s
JUNE 16, 2016
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
nurse.com/blog/2016/10/25/speaking-their-language-bilingual-nurses-improve-p
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
We want to know what you think about Strategies for Nurse Managers.com and what you need to help
MAY 19, 2016
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Nurse managers set the tone for th
AUGUST 6, 2015
by Kirsten Dize Have a quality assurance nurse review all patients at the start of
The nursing shortage is becoming a major issue again and rural hospitals are being hit hardest.
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Nurses at Methodist Health claim that the hospital docks lunch pay for breaks they aren’t a
OCTOBER 20, 2016
Last year was a tumultuous one for Allina Health in Minneapolis and its nursing staff. After a we
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
The Visiting Nurse Associations of America has worked to launch a new nationwide organization to
Patients who aren’t able to communicate verbally often express their pain in ways that are
by Annmarie Sarsfield Edwards Education and communication are the keys to improv
  Q:   A nursing home sends a SNF patient to the emergency room, a
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
How can nurse managers ensure that new staff members absorb and apply the new behaviors and skill
MARCH 27, 2015
Residency programs can flounder without the proper support from a nurse leader that provides prec
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
This accounts for about 9% of the RN workforce, possibly heralding the long-predicted nursing sho
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
First-person accounts of clinical experiences help Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) nurses re
MARCH 27, 2015
Nurses are twice as likely to experience clinical depression than the general population. Why are
MARCH 10, 2016
National Nurses Week is upon us once more, giving hospital leaders an opportunity to spend time w
MAY 7, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN Think back on your nursing career and try to pinpoint the mom
JULY 31, 2019
The following story in Nurse Leader Insider covers what you need to know about f
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
Infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among nursing home residents in the Uni
OCTOBER 25, 2019
Starting this week, nurse practitioners (NP) in Kentucky who have completed a four-year collabor
States have been increasingly taxing skilled nursing facilities and other healthcare provi
AUGUST 1, 2014
With the current nursing shortage, recruiting and retaining the best nurses has impl
APRIL 4, 2019
  The onboarding process can be a make or break period for a new employee. Nursing
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
So what does it mean to be a healthy nurse?  I am one and am proud of it!  But I latche
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
  Communication skills
  Communication Guidelines
Operating room (OR) briefings are a good way to improve teamwork and communication and can lead t
JULY 15, 2014
Nurse executives wear two hats. Their most obvious role is that of clinical caregiver. But they'r
DECEMBER 8, 2016
  QAPI: Developing strategies that improve outcomes
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
The MS-DRG shift driven by the switch to ICD-10 will impact diagnoses throughout ICD-10-CM.
OCTOBER 21, 2015
JUSTCODING
Labor disputes between nurses and hospitals are nothing new, but over the past few weeks we&rsquo
JULY 7, 2016
A recent survey shows that 82% of nurses feel the positive effects of empowering patients.
AUGUST 10, 2017
What do nurses want? What keeps nurses engaged? What can we do to decrease turnover?
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
We hope you had a fun, informative, and inspirational Nurses Week! All week, HCPr
MAY 14, 2015
Every nurse brings their own perspective and bias to the profession; here are some ways to recogn
JANUARY 11, 2018
The following Q&A was taken from HCPro’s complimentary webinar, "Shift
If a nurse is unsatisfied with their career or feeling burnt out on nursing, taking an evidence-b
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
  Manual medical reviews for therapy shift to a targeted approach, but questions remain
APRIL 15, 2016
  CMS launches three new policies, continuing the shift to value-based care
DECEMBER 22, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN A Houston nurse was fired after allegedly violating HIPAA laws by po
SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
Many nurses in long-term care have roles that require them to lead, yet they have never been giv
AUGUST 1, 2015
Nurse practitioners (NP) will have to wait to gain independence in patient care following Gov. D
Today’s healthcare environment is ever-shifting, often making it difficult for providers t
MARCH 9, 2018
Strategies and attributes of critical thinking during the treatment process include the following
Evidence shows that patient outcomes improve when nurses have baccalaureate degrees.
DECEMBER 1, 2016
By Jonathan Bees According to the March 2017 HealthLeaders Media Nursing
APRIL 13, 2017
Passive job seekers are veteran nurses that already have a job and not actively searching, but th
AUGUST 31, 2017
While experts have defined and described the concepts of a preceptor and mentor, some nurses rema
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
As new nurses work their way through the orientation process, evaluating their ability to apply c
Hiring nurses is a challenge for any organization, including home health agencies. You want good
  Fortify billing systems with strong communication
JANUARY 8, 2016
When you are confronted with seasoned nurses who are unable to meet your expectations, consider t
Nurse Leadership: Leading Change With Enthusiasm to Enhance Pers
DECEMBER 17, 2014
Nurses play a crucial role in breast cancer awareness, and Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a gre
OCTOBER 19, 2017
Starting May 6, the annual wishes of "Happy Nurses Week," will begin as National Nurses
MAY 12, 2016
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2011
HCPro honors nurses during National Nurses Week 2012 National Nurses W
MAY 7, 2012
By Megan Headley Nurses serve on the front line of patient care, and so i
APRIL 13, 2017
Leadership equation: 7C + 1 = success Part 3b: Increasing communication
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
  Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success
  SNFs: Strategies to mitigate readmission and rehospitalization risk
  Training strategies to help overcome common collections challenges
FEBRUARY 9, 2018
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2010
Often we see nursing unions conflict with management on a number of issues related to salary and
DECEMBER 14, 2017
Documentation Two strategies for holding physicians accountable
Not all nurses can be successful case managers. Case manager
AUGUST 21, 2019
For critical thinking to be part of your agency’s culture, particularly in nursing, it has
HIM professionals are at the center of a shift from a paper-based to an electronic healthcare env
A new study found that more patients are regularly communicating with their physicians through em
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Here are three strategies to help
JULY 30, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN Is the old adage, "Happy nurses equal happy patients&quo
JUNE 19, 2019
Originally appeared in nurse-leaders/half-cnos-ear
JUNE 9, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Are you experiencing a nursing shortage at your orga
AUGUST 21, 2019
For many older nurses, the idea of bringing their personal lives, in the form of social media, t
MARCH 3, 2016
Resident shift length does not affect patient mortality, according to the results of the iCOMPARE
MARCH 29, 2019
JUNE 4, 2014
JUSTCODING
  Communication skills to fuel success throughout the facility
AUGUST 2, 2017
The overall tone of the forum was frustration. Several skilled nursing facility workers expressed
AUGUST 7, 2014
Here is a bit of a what-if scenario: On Monday, a visit nurse goes out to do an in
Senior residents were found to get more sleep per week when limited to shifts of no more than 16
JUNE 6, 2019
A kitchen fire at a hospital in Norman, Okla. was extinguished Tuesday night, forcing the
MARCH 27, 2014
The following is an excerpt from HCPro Nursing’s latest release, Patient Safety St
DECEMBER 21, 2017
The majority of the public is in favor of keeping shift limits for medical residents, according t
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
Communication and visit satisfaction increased for physicians and patients when patients type an
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
APRIL 12, 2016
Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who work for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) w
DECEMBER 27, 2016
To communicate well, you need to start with learning to listen. First, prepare the environment:
Healthcare delivery has shifted in recent decades away from inpatient hospital care to a number o
A step-by-step guide on communicating with patients you suspect to be at risk
JANUARY 1, 2019
AUGUST 19, 2015
JUSTCODING
  The Medicare Meeting: How to ensure proper communication during a resident's Part A stay
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Years ago, while working in nursing professional development and education, consultant Ge
JUNE 22, 2017
Industry leader expands in providing nurse aide training materials July 16 2
JULY 21, 2003
The month of November brings with it the thought of chilly nights by the fire and Thanksgiving fe
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
  “To prepare for my first day and night, I packed my stethoscope, reflex ha
JUNE 13, 2014
“When things go from bad to worse in the middle of the night in many hospitals, a resident
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
A hospital in Tucson, Arizona, was locked down on the night of August 30, after reports of a shoo
AUGUST 31, 2016
An excerpt from nurse-to-nurse-hostil
AUGUST 11, 2016
You note that your agency is considering shifting away from a pay-per visit model for clinicians
Internal auditing strategies for ongoing ICD-10 success E
AUGUST 1, 2015
MARBLEHEAD, Mass. -- HCPro, Inc. has furthered its expansion into the nursing information deliver
JANUARY 18, 2006
CMS has long identified staffing as one of the vital components of a nursing home’s
APRIL 10, 2015
This helpful tool from strategies-fall-preventio
DECEMBER 22, 2017
Screening incoming patients, protecting your staff, and having a good communication plan in place
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
On the night of July 7, Parkland Hospital in Dallas was busy as usual, according to a report from
JULY 14, 2016
1. Behavior that is worse at night is called: a. Night terrors. b.
Great strides have been taken in nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities as part of a nation
NOVEMBER 17, 2017
by Allison J. Weaver, Ms. Ed., medical communication specialist; and owner and CEO of Allison
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
Fire drills are required “one per shift, per quarter” in buildings designated as heal
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Recognizing the growing role of nurse leadership in the business of healthcare, HealthLeaders Me
OCTOBER 9, 2009
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
  Avoid skilled nursing facility denials
MARCH 17, 2017
To improve the culture of safety, facilities need to work most on communication openness, handoff
MAY 23, 2019
APRIL 8, 2015
JUSTCODING
It’s beginning to look like the proofreaders in Chicago must be enduring some late nights w
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
The Obama administration has unveiled a national strategy to combat antibiotic-resistant b
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
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
Long shifts and lack of sleep among medical residents led the Accreditation Council for Graduate
APRIL 10, 2014
A crucial part of any hospital’s emergency plan revolves around communication, because with
MAY 7, 2015
The first and most respected book showing new and experienced nurses how to build a better work
MARCH 31, 2016
The state of California is being sued by three nursing home residents who claim that they have b
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
MARCH 31, 2016
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
JUSTCODING
  Nursing Home Action Plan focuses on improving quality, strengthening enforcement
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
  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
1. communication 2. g 3. True 4. False 5. False Staff trainer qui
The top concerns of nurse leaders are related to nurse recruitment, nurse retention, and nurse en
MARCH 30, 2017
In a move to ease nurse shortages, a new law in Alabama will allow nurses with multistate license
JUNE 12, 2019
Keep your staff up-to-date on the latest in nursing legislation. Here are some of
FEBRUARY 9, 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
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
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
JUSTCODING
Jennifer Thew, RN, for HealthLeaders Media , October 6, 2015 Nurses can
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility, Second Edition provides staff nurses and their managers
DECEMBER 22, 2017
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
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
CMS' star rating system for nursing homes on shaky ground
DECEMBER 1, 2014
“It is clearly true that shift changes are a source of miscommunication and error, but it&
DECEMBER 16, 2016
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
During a Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care Open Door Forum (ODF) held Tuesday, Apri
Attendees at the HealthLeaders Media 2016 Chief Nursing Officer Exchange shared their best peer-t
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
All types of behavior are forms of communication, according to experts. Behavior problems surface
Nurse.org, the nursing career site, released a new report featuring "real-world" salary
JUNE 1, 2017
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
What is the first step you should take to determine how you should communicate with a deaf or har
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
Have you trained your staff on the new GHS standards related to hazard communication? &nb
APRIL 23, 2014
Understanding the factors that influence whether Millenials embrace or reject moving into nursing
OCTOBER 1, 2015
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
Limiting residents to 16-hour shifts appears to have led to negative consequences for surgery p
APRIL 4, 2014
As The Joint Commission shifted to a more integrated survey, many hospitals moved away from the c
JULY 28, 2015
As The Joint Commission shifted to a more integrated survey, many hospitals moved away from the c
AUGUST 18, 2015
Researchers find that patients who receive 80% or more of their care from nurses with baccalaurea
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
  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
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
Nursing homes now are allowed to purchase certain previously prohibited types of medical devices,
By Jennifer Thew, RN There's a tendency to view nursing shortages as cycl
MAY 4, 2017
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced this week that ANA President Pamela F. Ci
JUNE 1, 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
Studies show only 30% of your nurses are actively engaged, which can negatively impact patient sa
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
To simplify the process by which registered nurses attain Bachelor of Science in nursing degrees,
JULY 2, 2015
Advancements in electronic health records (EHR) have improved nursing documentation and patient s
JANUARY 26, 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
By Jennifer Thew, RN "nursing/why-cno-ta
FEBRUARY 21, 2019
In just under 30 minutes, this video explains OSHA's revised Hazard Communication standard. The n
APRIL 17, 2014
Fill in the blank: It is essential that the handoff communication process include
JUNE 24, 2014
Communication is key for identifying patients with substance use issues and online learnin
OCTOBER 17, 2014
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
Nurses are finding new and innovative ways to help those in need around the world, but not every
AUGUST 25, 2016
HCPro recently conducted a survey among 291 nursing professionals in the healthcare industry reg
OCTOBER 12, 2017
Can technology help you communicate more effectively with patients? It has great potential to hel
JANUARY 27, 2015
nurse-manager-s-legal-companion-a-practical-guide-to-legal-
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
The Charge Nurse Leader Program Builder: A Competency-Based Approach for Developing Frontline Le
APRIL 28, 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
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
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
Many CDI programs are shifting their focus to include some sort of quality review. One of those i
To develop new strategies for improving physician and patient well-being and increasing the time
DECEMBER 15, 2017
The goal with nurse training has not changed much over the years: nurse should be taught how to
MARCH 17, 2016
Healthcare financial strategies changed forever in 2009. With the publication of HealthL
MARCH 2, 2010
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nursing is about identifying problems and creating i
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
A shift in healthcare toward minimally invasive procedures performed with robot technology&mdash
MARCH 21, 2014
One quarter of the hospitals around the country have been left out of some of the biggest shifts
As the debate over allowing residents to work longer shifts continues, a study published in the
MARCH 11, 2016
As you are no doubt aware by now, there’s been a wee bit of a shift in this forum away fro
MAY 25, 2017
A bill that would establish around-the-clock registered nurse staffing hours at Medicare and Me
AUGUST 7, 2014
The number of RNs with doctorates of nursing practice is growing, but CNOs are still unclear abou
APRIL 10, 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
Nurses have always stood out as the advocate for the patient when making healthcare decisions, an
OCTOBER 6, 2016
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
Being a charge nurse is often as stressful as being a director. You are "charged" with
SEPTEMBER 4, 2019
Starting a journal club that involves a group of nurses is a great way to give nurses the opportu
OCTOBER 1, 2019
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
As healthcare reform bring changes in reimbursement and focus, it also brings a shift in job titl
Nurses’ Week celebrates nurse contributions around the world, but it is also in celebratio
MAY 12, 2016
Recent tragedies have highlighted the importance of emergency nurses, and Nurse Leader Insider wo
OCTOBER 12, 2017
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
The length of time that a nurse has been on the job at a particular hospital might be dire
APRIL 16, 2014
A second nurse who contracted Ebola after treating a patient at a Dallas hospital has been declar
OCTOBER 28, 2014
A study published in CriticalCareNurse found that increased nurse-physician collaboratio
APRIL 14, 2015
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
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
The average price paid for a skilled nursing facility bed reached a record $73,300 in 2013
APRIL 11, 2014
Nurses turned out in force February 5 in Los Angeles to hear officials discuss proposals for toug
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Even in a female-dominated field such as nursing, women may be paid less than their male counterp
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
Getting staff nurses involved in research is not easy. Along with the additional time and work re
NOVEMBER 3, 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
By Jennifer Thew, RN When nurse leaders discuss the nursing workforce, they often say tha
OCTOBER 25, 2018
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN "So you used to be a nurse?" I can't tell
MAY 19, 2016
Let Children’s Hospital Boston help you improve communication and reduce medical errors.
MARCH 18, 2015
Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media In nursing, news and trends happe
MARCH 16, 2017
By Michelle Clarke Female nurses who administer antineoplastic drugs to cancer patients d
FEBRUARY 21, 2019
As an HHA staffer or nurse, you care for people in vital ways—bathing, grooming, feeding, a
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN There's a tendency to view nursing shortages as cyc
AUGUST 10, 2017
There’s still time to register for our free 60-minute webcast, Effective Strategies for
OCTOBER 7, 2016
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 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
Nurse-midwives perform many of the same tasks and responsibilities of a physician, and in recent
SEPTEMBER 1, 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
Attention nurse leaders in organizations without designated "lift teams" or assistive d
FEBRUARY 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
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
By Jennifer Thew, RN What is the current state of the emergency nursing workforce?
JUNE 12, 2019
A survey of nurse practitioners found that those who completed a postgraduate fellowship reported
JULY 1, 2019
A patient who attacked a nurse at Baton Rouge General’s Behavioral Health Unit in April has
JULY 31, 2019