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Patient care permits little room for nurses to be anything but on their toes. And in the event of
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
A patient hit a nurse’s foot with a stun gun during a fight in the emergency room of Roper
JUNE 12, 2019
The role of nurses has expanded greatly over the past few years, as nurses are moving from the be
MAY 26, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN When nurse leaders discuss the nursing workforce, they often say tha
OCTOBER 25, 2018
Violent incidents in hospitals, especially in the emergency department where 24/7 operations can
JANUARY 15, 2015
The median annual cost of a private nursing home room in the United States has increased t
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency room (ER) documentation? Can you code from test re
Officials at the Utah hospital where a nurse was arrested in July for refusing to draw blood fro
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
A new study by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) shows that violence in America
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Often we see nursing unions conflict with management on a number of issues related to salary and
DECEMBER 14, 2017
Schedule staff drills and update emergency carts to prevent RFIs Malignant hyperthermia
OCTOBER 1, 2017
According to a national survey of more than 3,500 emergency department (ED) physicians, approxima
OCTOBER 12, 2018
  Researchers are studying whether equipping emergency department physicians with
APRIL 23, 2015
  Q:   A nursing home sends a SNF patient to the emergency room, a
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Recent tragedies have highlighted the importance of emergency nurses, and Nurse Leader Insider wo
OCTOBER 12, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Is the old adage, "Happy nurses equal happy patients&quo
JUNE 19, 2019
Do you see room in your practice for a productivity advantage? “My background is emergency
A new nursing-news/new-survey-finds-high-rate-o
JULY 6, 2017
Millennial nurses recently overtook baby boomers as the primary age group in nursing, and a new s
OCTOBER 5, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Almost half of emergency physicians and abou
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
By Jennifer Thew, RN What is the current state of the emergency nursing workforce?
JUNE 12, 2019
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN, for nurse-leaders/me
JULY 14, 2016
Emergencies that introduce contamination into a hospital require a special type of planni
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Time’s almost up: CMS emergency prep CoPs kick in soon Th
OCTOBER 1, 2017
In a move to ease nurse shortages, a new law in Alabama will allow nurses with multistate license
JUNE 12, 2019
Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from the Nurse Manager's Guide to Retention a
MARCH 22, 2018
By Jennifer Thew An active shooter incident is something no nurse wishes to experience. U
AUGUST 30, 2018
Give your nurses the confidence and skills they need to think independently and display high lev
JUNE 8, 2017
Allina nurses enter their second month of striking after voting “No” the most recent
OCTOBER 6, 2016
ER nurses and physicians work in an environment that promotes the acceptance of patient vi
MAY 15, 2014
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurse leaders are quite familiar with this question from the
JULY 11, 2019
Two nurses who were held hostage in May by an inmate receiving medical care at an Illinois hospit
JUNE 1, 2017
Keep your staff up-to-date on the latest in nursing legislation. Here are some of
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
A man has died after shooting himself in the lobby of a hospital emergency room in Woodbur
MARCH 27, 2014
Unprecedented wildfires in California have forced hospitals to not only test their emergency plan
FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Unprecedented wildfires in California forced hospitals to not only test their emergency plans, b
APRIL 1, 2018
Nurses are the frontline of patient care, making them the most susceptible to compassion fatigue,
DECEMBER 7, 2017
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) In times of an emerging
A burned-out transformer in an external light fixture triggered a fire alarm and major emergency
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Last year was a tumultuous one for Allina Health in Minneapolis and its nursing staff. After a we
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
After much anticipation, CMS approved last year its own emergency preparedness rules separate fro
JUNE 7, 2018
Every nurse brings their own perspective and bias to the profession; here are some ways to recogn
JANUARY 11, 2018
nurses-return-table-possible-strik
JULY 13, 2017
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
Consider using roll-down doors on emergency department exam rooms, breakaway clothes hooks on wal
SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
MAY 2, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Emergency department c
APRIL 30, 2019
This instructor worksheet from Critical Thinking in the Emergency Department, Second Edition will
JUNE 22, 2017
As your hospital's emergency planner and safety professional, there's a lot on your plate these d
JUNE 30, 2016
Patient care permits little room for healthcare providers to be anything but on their toes. And
JANUARY 13, 2016
CMS is offering providers a version of its online training for surveyors on the new emergency pre
DECEMBER 1, 2017
Passive job seekers are veteran nurses that already have a job and not actively searching, but th
AUGUST 31, 2017
The Louisiana State Board of Nursing
MARCH 9, 2017
If your hospital is rolling up all room-related services into one hourly or daily rate, yo
OCTOBER 7, 2015
JUSTCODING
Many emergency nurses are used to dealing with badly injured patients and sudden death, but when
APRIL 28, 2016
If your hospital is rolling up all room-related services into one hourly or daily rate, you may b
If your hospital is rolling up all room-related services into one hourly or daily rate, you may b
One of the most challenging aspects of taking a leadership role as a nurse is figuring out the be
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN Around 2012, Ajimol Lukose, DNP, RN-BC, nursing dir
AUGUST 18, 2016
While most people were running away from Hurricane Harvey, a team of nurses from the Christus St.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
CMS announced on September 8 that it had finalized new emergency response requirements for health
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
The Stanford Department of Emergency Medicine is piloting a “time banking” program fo
AUGUST 27, 2015
Make sure that your hospital’s emergency preparedness plan includes compliance with the Hea
JULY 28, 2017
We’ve all heard about how nurses that work overtime struggle with burnout and make more err
MAY 31, 2018
  In order to avoid long waits in the emergency room (ER), several hospitals are o
JULY 10, 2014
Build off any protocols you already have for handling extra-busy days at your emergency departmen
FEBRUARY 6, 2020
Hospitals around the country are always looking for new ways to recruit nurses, and some are offe
MARCH 15, 2018
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the res
MAY 1, 2018
The U.S. experienced an onslaught of major emergencies over the past year that has tested the re
JUNE 1, 2018
The Giving Excellence Meaning (GEM) Awards honored five of the best and brightest nurses in the U
DECEMBER 21, 2016
A recent survey shows that 82% of nurses feel the positive effects of empowering patients.
AUGUST 10, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN If you had to name a famous nurse, who would it be?
MAY 10, 2018
If a nurse is unsatisfied with their career or feeling burnt out on nursing, taking an evidence-b
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
A man apparently frustrated by the locked doors of the emergency room at a South Carolina
JUNE 12, 2014
When clinicians walk into a patient’s room at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston
JULY 28, 2016
Look into a patient room in the ICU at any hospital across the country and you’ll see one p
JUNE 15, 2015
by Jennifer Thew, RN Moral distress among chief nursing officers is seldom acknowl
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, throug
Caring for behavioral health patients is a major challenge for nurse leaders. When it escalates t
DECEMBER 21, 2016
In June, a patient in a South Carolina emergency room was charged with assault after a security g
OCTOBER 19, 2019
This March, nursing supervisor Nancy Swift was shot to death in her office at UAB Highlands Hosp
A gunman entered a Titusville, Florida hospital through the emergency room July 17, went to the t
JULY 21, 2016
While many nurses know about compassion fatigue, they might not know exactly what it is, why it h
JUNE 15, 2017
By Kenneth Michek Ask a nurse and they will tell you that staffing levels matter. Now a
JULY 26, 2018
Happy Nurses' Week! In any given year, nurses will have their share of bad days. This stress can
MAY 3, 2018
Summer is here, so it’s time to explore some of the best—and worst—nursing stor
JUNE 30, 2016
Decon SWAT unit formed in new facility on constant alert for chemical and biological emergencies
APRIL 20, 2017
by Brian Ward A patient walks into your waiting room with a cough, a mil
MAY 23, 2020
by Brian Ward A patient walks into your waiting room with a cough, a mil
By Jennifer Thew, RN Giving nurses time to connect with why they chose to
JUNE 29, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Think back on your nursing career and try to pinpoint the mom
JULY 31, 2019
Nurse managers and their staff often face racism in the work place; Minority Nurse
MARCH 3, 2016
By Brian Ward The FDA has issued two emergency use authorization
APRIL 16, 2020
by Josh Poltilove and A.J. Plunkett Review emergency preparedness policies and pro
A car carrying an underage shooting victim to the emergency room after a shooting crashed into a
JULY 17, 2014
Operating room (OR) briefings are a good way to improve teamwork and communication and can lead t
JULY 15, 2014
In nursing, we often see checklists in the form of order sets, flow sheets, protocols, cognitive
DECEMBER 4, 2019
Bathroom floors, nurse call buttons, and ceiling vents are among the locations where you will mos
Bathroom floors, nurse call buttons, and ceiling vents are among the locations where you will mos
JUNE 1, 2018
Nurse managers often find themselves in the middle of conflicts, including personal conflicts bet
NOVEMBER 30, 2017
 A proposed new emergency management
JUNE 5, 2014
A study published in Health Affairs found that emergency rooms (ER) haven’t been taking ste
DECEMBER 14, 2015
by John Palmer Running out of water in an emergency is not something a h
DECEMBER 7, 2019
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
New superbugs are emerging that the CDC and other agencies say can’t be stopped. Here&rsqu
By Jennifer Thew, RN Are you experiencing a nursing shortage at your orga
AUGUST 21, 2019
As of October 1, hospital-owned off-site emergency departments (ED) are eligible for The Joint Co
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
In the emerging practice of medical improv, humor isn't the end goal. When people
AUGUST 25, 2016
Sound emergency planning requires safety professionals to adopt an "all-hazards" approa
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) who work for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) w
DECEMBER 27, 2016
The American Nurses Association (ANA) weighed in last week on the potential cuts to Medicaid and
JUNE 29, 2017
Consider prepositioning food and medical items needed for potential resupply in an emergency clos
AUGUST 1, 2018
 CMS releases proposed emergency preparedness requirements
For many older nurses, the idea of bringing their personal lives, in the form of social media, t
MARCH 3, 2016
In a recent Massachusetts General Hospital webinar, Neil Naik, MD, emergency medicine simulation
OCTOBER 1, 2020
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
OCTOBER 1, 2018
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re no
In the chaos of the emergency department (ED), it’s easy to miss something you’re not
  Report: American Hospitals Show Improved Emergency Preparedness
APRIL 19, 2018
You note that CMS is adding “emerging infectious diseases” to the current definition
Originally appeared on nurse-leaders/3-takeaways-n
MAY 31, 2018
Police in Portsmouth, NH had to subdue a patient who locked himself in his room so he could be gi
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
More practices are using nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) in new ways and
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
An excerpt from nurse-to-nurse-hostil
AUGUST 11, 2016
New technologies emerge to help keep intruders out and strengthen facility safety
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Nurses are often the face of their hospital; they are typically the first staff member to interac
MARCH 3, 2016
FDA says 4 million N95 masks could be reused thanks to emergency orders
MAY 28, 2020
Now that CMS and The Joint Commission are placing greater emphasis on emergency management, this
JULY 29, 2015
Emergency management ASHE study offers guidelines for emergency power res
JANUARY 1, 2018
After CMS review, The Joint Commission has finally prepublished revisions to the Emergency Manage
Emergency planning: Preparing for a winter storm As the first fl
JANUARY 5, 2017
Editor's note: This Q&A was taken from the HCPro webinar "Emergency Planning: Conduc
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
The President declared a state of emergency for the United States Virgin Islands, Commonwealth of
  CMS reduces reimbursement by 13% for non-emergency BLS ambulance transports to and from renal
APRIL 20, 2018
The responsibility of educating patients and their families often falls to nurses, from explainin
JANUARY 12, 2017
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
  Avoid skilled nursing facility denials
MARCH 17, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Sadly, nurses are more than familiar with being hit, kicked, sworn a
MARCH 7, 2019
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
How many times have nurses wondered, "what if we did it this way?" or "I wonder wh
FEBRUARY 19, 2020
Nurse managers and their staff often face racism in the work place. In 2013, Minority Nurse
NOVEMBER 16, 2017
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
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
HCPro would like to thank all of the nurses who have devoted their life to helping patients and
MAY 10, 2018
Emergency care in the United States is just barely getting a passing grade, according to a
APRIL 10, 2014
More than $840 million in emergency preparedness funding was awarded by the U.S. Department of He
Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
MARCH 18, 2015
Q: In the event of a natural disaster or public health emergency, do organizations still
Long-anticipated rule change will affect how hospitals plan for emergencies and disasters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Summa Health System’s emergency program at Akron (Ohio) City Hospital will lose its accredi
MARCH 31, 2017
Q: Can you code strictly from emergency department (ED) documentation? Can you code from tes
DECEMBER 16, 2015
JUSTCODING
If therapy completes an evaluation after the nurse does the start of care and the therapy
Every nurse can play a part in elevating the public perception of the nursing profession. The tab
MARCH 13, 2015
RNs and nursing assistants do not always communicate optimally. In many institutions, nursing ass
JULY 30, 2015
  Nursing Home Action Plan focuses on improving quality, strengthening enforcement
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Many new nurses have trouble acclimating to their new roles, but one nurse has found new and exci
SEPTEMBER 22, 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
  Payroll-based journal data goes live on Nursing Home Compare
APRIL 27, 2018
  Nurse suicide is real. Don’t ignore it.
JUNE 14, 2018
  LTC nurse residency results in: 86% retention rate
AUGUST 17, 2018
  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
The World Health Organization and International Council of Nurses warn of a global shortfall of a
APRIL 7, 2020
A crucial part of any hospital’s emergency plan revolves around communication, because with
MAY 7, 2015
Security professionals considering upgrading their emergency communications system are often plag
JUNE 9, 2016
By Brian Ward Do you have an idea for an emergency preparedness p
DECEMBER 12, 2019
In this full chapter excerpt from The Nurse Manager’s Guide to Recruitment and Retentio
MAY 10, 2018
Decon SWAT unit formed in new facility on constant alert for chemical and biological emergencies
APRIL 27, 2017
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
emergency-preparedness-solutions-customizable-paper-pati
MAY 5, 2015
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHIA, CCS,
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
Emergency medicine (EM) residents reported receiving valuable feedback from medical education spe
MAY 4, 2018
  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
Nurses are integral to the working of the healthcare system, yet not one has yet been called to a
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Nurse leaders say the standard recruitment and retention methods of sign-on bonuses, pay increase
JANUARY 26, 2017
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 14, 2017
Strategies for Nurse Managers is now on Nurse-Ma
MAY 19, 2016
National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) is May 12-18, 2019, and its theme is “Live Soulf
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
2-midnight rule draws concerns about emergency physician admitting privileges
Facilities have less than 20 days to fully comply with CMS’ new emergency preparedness rule
OCTOBER 26, 2017
Emergency management ASPR-TRACIE resource provides guidance on planning for
JANUARY 2, 2019
Interest in using a variety of nursing engagement surveys as a reportable quality indicat
JULY 16, 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
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
To celebrate nursing professional development week, check out these exclusive offers for Nurse Le
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
DECEMBER 1, 2017
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
Leadership training is an essential component to training a charge nurse. Orienting charge nurses
JANUARY 2, 2020
By Joan Monchak Lorenz, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC Many nurses don’t feel c
FEBRUARY 8, 2018
There are few communities hit harder by COVID-19 than the elderly nursing home population. Not on
SEPTEMBER 10, 2020
Nurse.org, the nursing career site, released a new report featuring "real-world" salary
JUNE 1, 2017
by A.J. Plunkett (aplunkett@decisionhealth.com) Expect emergency prepare
JANUARY 10, 2021
Nurses are twice as likely to experience clinical depression than the general population. Why are
MARCH 10, 2016
Now more than ever nurse leaders are being held accountable for the financial aspect of healthcar
MAY 4, 2017
A California hospital continued to allow surgeries in its operating rooms earlier this year even
OCTOBER 22, 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
A new study published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine found that patients are less l
JULY 22, 2014
Periodically, the whole concept of adopting plain language codes for emergency response plan acti
JULY 7, 2016
Researchers find that patients who receive 80% or more of their care from nurses with baccalaurea
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
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
Becoming a nurse practitioner requires years of additional education and work experience and so t
AUGUST 21, 2019
The Tennessee Nurses Association is seeking the removal of a state law that requires physicians t
AUGUST 12, 2019
Nurse managers are key players in implementing and integrating evidence-based practice (EBP) at t
JANUARY 8, 2020
CMS finalizes emergency preparedness of Medicare/Medicaid-certified facilities
Hiring a competent nurse staff is only half the battle. The other half is keeping them. A new stu
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
Originally appeared in Patient Safety Monitor Journal. Physicians, nurses
JUNE 21, 2018
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
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced this week that ANA President Pamela F. Ci
JUNE 1, 2017
The Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA) says 1,200 of its members employed at Tufts Medical Ce
JULY 13, 2017
It’s finally here. CMS’ new Emergency Preparedness rule goes into effect on W
NOVEMBER 16, 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
As you probably know, Nurses' Week is almost here, and HCPro is planning to celebrate with disco
MAY 4, 2017
HCPro thanks nurses who have devoted their life to helping patients and providing the best quali
MAY 11, 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 Brian Ward (bward@hcpro.com) Every year, emergency events seem to be
JANUARY 29, 2021
As retail clinics expand in number and in scope of services, they could emerge as a threat to som
nurse.com/blog/2016/10/25/speaking-their-language-bilingual-nurses-improve-p
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
A large part of the job of nursing is translating best practices and standards into effective bed
NOVEMBER 2, 2017
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
Nurses are finding new and innovative ways to help those in need around the world, but not every
AUGUST 25, 2016
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
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
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
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
Jefferson Healthcare of Port Townsend, Washington, has launched its Sexual Assault Nurse Examine
JULY 11, 2019
Caring is at the heart of nursing. Indeed, the very act of connecting with another human being wh
OCTOBER 28, 2019
High rates of nurse burnout correlate with lower patient satisfaction so researchers set out to o
MARCH 4, 2020
Clearer picture of OASIS-C2 emerges with release of Guidance Manual
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
Schedule regular maintenance of blanket warmers, update related policies, and ensure that nurses
AUGUST 24, 2017
In response to CMS’ final emergency preparedness rule issued earlier this month,
SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
The goal with nurse training has not changed much over the years: nurse should be taught how to
MARCH 17, 2016
The emergency department is at the forefront of hospitals’ access and quality. Dynamic heal
MAY 9, 2011
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nursing is about identifying problems and creating i
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
Since its introduction in the skilled nursing facility (SNF) setting, consolidated billing (CB) h
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
Recent recall serves as valuable reminder Remind nurses and other clinicians t
There's no substitute for experience, especially in nursing. Experienced nurses accomplish all th
JULY 20, 2017
As new nurses work their way through the orientation process, evaluating their ability to apply c
As the designated emergency management professional within your healthcare organization, you have
DECEMBER 4, 2014
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
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
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
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
In addition to documentation by physicians, nurses’ documentation affects patient safety,
JANUARY 8, 2020
The nursing shortage is becoming a major issue again and rural hospitals are being hit hardest.
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Nurses are coming from around the country to aid hurricane relief efforts in Texas.
AUGUST 31, 2017
The healthcare industry is facing a shortage of nurses as members of the baby boomer generation r
JANUARY 21, 2016
Keeping compounded drugs infection-free No physician or nurse injects medicine
Nurses’ Week celebrates nurse contributions around the world, but it is also in celebratio
MAY 12, 2016
Earlier this month, the American Academy of Nursing
JANUARY 25, 2018
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
During an emergency, the hospital should determine the level of control that is needed for the pa
About 90% of the hospitals in Missouri have begun implementing a new emergency announcemen
MAY 1, 2014
The average medical school debt for emergency medicine residents is $212,000, which is about 25%
MAY 20, 2016
Researchers found that male and female emergency medicine residents scored similarly on evaluatio
MARCH 10, 2017
During an emergency, CMS has the expectation that agency staff should be able to assist in their
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
By Carol Ebert, RN, BSN, MA, CHES, CWP Nurse managers set the tone for th
AUGUST 6, 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
  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
By Jennifer Thew, RN Millennial and Gen Z nurses cite team dynamics, professiona
FEBRUARY 24, 2020