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Nursing peer review committees operating in good faith are protected from incurring civil liabili
APRIL 17, 2015
The following is an excerpt from nursing-peer-review-second
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
During HCPro’s webcast peer-review-seven-challenge
FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Dear readers, HCPro is researching a book that would include peer review benchmar
MARCH 3, 2016
Understanding OPPE, part 1: Peer review by any other name
DECEMBER 1, 2014
If you’re looking for a better way to track peer review cases, mark Tuesday, June 10 on yo
Since charge nurses are actively engaged in activities going on in the unit every day, it makes s
JANUARY 14, 2020
Do you have interesting, funny, or touching stories to tell? Do you want to share your nursing j
JANUARY 12, 2017
During the recent webcast, peer-review-seven-challenges-for-tod
APRIL 30, 2015
The first and most respected book showing new and experienced nurses how to build a better work
MARCH 31, 2016
  Question from your peers
AUGUST 24, 2018
Nurses week is right around the corner, so
APRIL 20, 2017
One of the most challenging aspects of taking a leadership role as a nurse is figuring out the be
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
Nurses are twice as likely to experience clinical depression than the general population. Why are
MARCH 10, 2016
  The Skilled Nursing Facility Quality Reporting Program Review and Correct reports are availab
By Jennifer Thew, RN As chief nursing officers work in a healthcare indus
OCTOBER 1, 2019
Who can conduct the (medication) review? The regulations require a drug
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic nurse managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to join an ad-h
JULY 23, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN Suicide prevention awareness month is the time for nurse lea
SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
The Giving Excellence Meaning (GEM) Awards honored five of the best and brightest nurses in the U
DECEMBER 21, 2016
We are still looking for participants for our Nursing Book Review Group! Now is your chance to j
APRIL 21, 2016
  Biller's talk Q&A: Questions, concerns, and solutions from your peers
AUGUST 24, 2018
We’ve all heard about how nurses that work overtime struggle with burnout and make more err
MAY 31, 2018
Performance review time is never easy. Managers have the uncomfortable task of assessing their te
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Last week we invited you to join our nursing book review group and we thank everyone who has exp
JULY 30, 2015
As new nurses work their way through the orientation process, evaluating their ability to apply c
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SEPTEMBER 4, 2008
As nurses, we tend to beat ourselves up when we make a medication or other error. Many new studie
Millennial nurses recently overtook baby boomers as the primary age group in nursing, and a new s
OCTOBER 5, 2017
The Tennessee Nurses Association is seeking the removal of a state law that requires physicians t
AUGUST 12, 2019
Leadership training is an essential component to training a charge nurse. Orienting charge nurses
JANUARY 2, 2020
Happy Nurses' Week! In any given year, nurses will have their share of bad days. This stress can
MAY 3, 2018
After several years of public sparring, The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)
After several years of public sparring, The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN
AUGUST 1, 2018
HCPro, Inc. (www.hcpro.com), a leading provider of nursing edu
DECEMBER 7, 2011
The Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA) says 1,200 of its members employed at Tufts Medical Ce
JULY 13, 2017
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource designed to ide
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource design
JANUARY 12, 2016
The length of time that a nurse has been on the job at a particular hospital might be dire
APRIL 16, 2014
  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Nurse leaders—from unit level man
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
“The residents felt that learning how to interact with peers in a constructive, collaborat
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic long-term care managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to joi
APRIL 22, 2016
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic long-term care managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to joi
APRIL 15, 2016
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic long-term care managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to joi
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic long-term care managers, nurse leaders, and nurse educators to joi
APRIL 29, 2016
Starting a journal club that involves a group of nurses is a great way to give nurses the opportu
OCTOBER 1, 2019
One of our nurses asked us what her legal risks are if something goes wrong when caring f
Last summer, we asked you to join our Nursing Book Review Group and the response was overwhelming
MARCH 10, 2016
Last summer, we asked you to join our Nursing Book Review Group and the response was overwhelmin
MARCH 17, 2016
How can nurse managers ensure that new staff members absorb and apply the new behaviors and skill
MARCH 27, 2015
When you are confronted with seasoned nurses who are unable to meet your expectations, consider t
Palmetto GBA announced it will conduct pre-payment, service-specific, probe medical review on Hos
Editor’s Note: Strategies for Nurse Managers recently sat down with Kathleen Bartholome
DECEMBER 21, 2017
For critical thinking to be part of your agency’s culture, particularly in nursing, it has
By Kenneth Michek Ask a nurse and they will tell you that staffing levels matter. Now a
JULY 26, 2018
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation   Yo
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
The following story in Nurse Leader Insider covers what you need to know about f
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
By Jennifer Thew, RN Think back on your nursing career and try to pinpoint the mom
JULY 31, 2019
By Megan Headley Nurses serve on the front line of patient care, and so i
APRIL 13, 2017
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource designed to ide
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource design
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review is a comprehensive resource design
JANUARY 19, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN A Houston nurse was fired after allegedly violating HIPAA laws by po
SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
o meet the definition of professional negligence, a nurse’s action must be deemed below the
Find out what's happening in GME by reviewing a few recent residency headlines from across the co
MARCH 31, 2017
There is one phenomenon in the PPS that has caught the attention of medical reviewers.
Once you have arrived at work, reviewed your patient assignment, and received the shift-to-shift
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
  As a nurse manager, how often do you review the duties and responsibilities laid o
JUNE 24, 2015
Find out what's happening in GME by reviewing a few recent residency headlines from across the co
AUGUST 25, 2017
An automated Recovery Auditor review of discharge status codes identified improper payment
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
Medicare Boot Camp®—Utilization Review Version  
Reviewed by Mary Ellen Conway, RN, BSN A home health agency depends on i
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has updated its standards for healthy wor
MARCH 24, 2016
An excerpt from nurse-to-nurse-hostil
AUGUST 11, 2016
Medicare Boot Camp®—Utilization Review Version  
Medicare Boot Camp®—Utilization Review Version
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN Around 2012, Ajimol Lukose, DNP, RN-BC, nursing dir
AUGUST 18, 2016
National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) is May 12-18, 2019, and its theme is “Live Soulf
Medicare Boot Camp®—Utilization Review Version
Blogs from industry experts in healthcare that keep users up-to-date on the latest happenings in their fields.
JUNE 17, 2015
JUSTCODING
  The medical review department chose to conduct a postpayment review...now what?
MARCH 30, 2018
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurse leaders are responsible for a vast array of me
AUGUST 31, 2017
In the fall of 2015, the ACGME Board of Directors began a complete review of the Common Program R
APRIL 5, 2018
Whether your new CDI specialist is a nurse who needs to learn coding and reimbursement basics, o
  Medicare Review: Ways to evaluate claims
OCTOBER 2, 2015
  Skilled nursing facility compliance audit
AUGUST 26, 2016
  Avoid skilled nursing facility denials
MARCH 17, 2017
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and social
Medicare Boot Camp®—Utilization Review Version
Pre-claim review pilot goes live in Illinois—2 days late
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
Medicare Boot Camp—Utilization Review Version is an i
HCPro honors nurses during National Nurses Week 2012 National Nurses W
MAY 7, 2012
  Unannounced audit! What do you need to review first?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  How to make the most of your Medicare Review
AUGUST 8, 2017
  What to do when you are under medical review
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  Billers instructed to review CMS updates to Medicare policy manuals
MARCH 23, 2018
  Providers encouraged to review eligibility requirements for expanded dispute resolution proce
  Review your performance data before July 1!
  Seven tips for reviewing and responding to PEPPER reports
SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
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
The following is an excerpt from HCPro Nursing’s latest release, Patient Safety St
DECEMBER 21, 2017
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, an
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists,
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists,
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and social
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
  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
In a move to ease nurse shortages, a new law in Alabama will allow nurses with multistate license
JUNE 12, 2019
JUNE 17, 2015
JUSTCODING
Q: My agency has been reviewing the proposed Conditions of Participation (CoP). We are looki
What should the (medication) review include? The language in the regula
We are looking for reviewers for our 2017 book projects. If you’re interested in participa
JANUARY 12, 2017
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2011
APRIL 23, 2014
JUSTCODING
APRIL 30, 2014
JUSTCODING
MAY 14, 2014
JUSTCODING
Join us February 17 at 1 p.m. (Eastern) for this 90-minute webcast for a comprehensive review of
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
In this full chapter excerpt from The Nurse Manager’s Guide to Recruitment and Retentio
MAY 10, 2018
National Nurses Week is a time to recognize nurses for their quality of care and dedication to pa
MAY 6, 2010
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
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
OIG adds review of Part A claims to the 2014 LTC Work Plan
AUGUST 1, 2014
Strategies for Nurse Managers is now on Nurse-Ma
MAY 19, 2016
The role of nurses has expanded greatly over the past few years, as nurses are moving from the be
MAY 26, 2016
Learn what's new in GME and other news relevant to residents by reviewing a few recent headlines
FEBRUARY 27, 2018
Jennifer Thew, RN, for HealthLeaders Media , October 6, 2015 Nurses can
OCTOBER 8, 2015
A new nursing-news/new-survey-finds-high-rate-o
JULY 6, 2017
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
During a Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)/Long Term Care Open Door Forum (ODF) held Tuesday, Apri
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
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
How does an agency keep the drug review up to date? The regulations req
Nurse.org, the nursing career site, released a new report featuring "real-world" salary
JUNE 1, 2017
Now more than ever nurse leaders are being held accountable for the financial aspect of healthcar
MAY 4, 2017
Q: I am looking for help on reviewing a neonatal intensive-care unit (NICU) death chart for
CMS review has prompted waves of changes. Even more changes to The Joint Commission&rsq
APRIL 20, 2017
If therapy completes an evaluation after the nurse does the start of care and the therapy
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
  Manual medical reviews for therapy shift to a targeted approach, but questions remain
APRIL 15, 2016
  CMS is hosting a live webcast for SNFs: How review and correct reports fit into quality repor
  SNF provider preview reports now available, review before June 30
Which medications are subject to review?   A clinician must
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
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
Nurse managers are key players in implementing and integrating evidence-based practice (EBP) at t
JANUARY 8, 2020
MAY 7, 2014
JUSTCODING
Under current Medicare rules, patients can only get coverage for a stay in a skilled nursing faci
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Hiring a competent nurse staff is only half the battle. The other half is keeping them. A new stu
FEBRUARY 4, 2016
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
The American Nurses Association (ANA) announced this week that ANA President Pamela F. Ci
JUNE 1, 2017
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
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
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
JUNE 10, 2015
JUSTCODING
What documentation is necessary for a medication review? The regulation
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that the pre-claim review de
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
CMS' star rating system for nursing homes on shaky ground
DECEMBER 1, 2014
  Patients are turning to online review websites such as Yelp, Healthgrades, and R
NOVEMBER 20, 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
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
The American Nurses Association (ANA) has recommended Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nu
APRIL 12, 2016
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
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
Last year, the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) Future of Nursing report called for all new nursing
MAY 26, 2011
Recent recall serves as valuable reminder Remind nurses and other clinicians t
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nursing is about identifying problems and creating i
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
National Nursing Home Week is a time to recognize nursing home staff for their quality of care an
MAY 10, 2010
There's no substitute for experience, especially in nursing. Experienced nurses accomplish all th
JULY 20, 2017
Hospitals around the country are always looking for new ways to recruit nurses, and some are offe
MARCH 15, 2018
Q: Is there an industry standard metric goal for CDI specialist reviews of Medicare cases?
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
By Jennifer Thew, RN If you had to name a famous nurse, who would it be?
MAY 10, 2018
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
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
While most people were running away from Hurricane Harvey, a team of nurses from the Christus St.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
The healthcare industry is facing a shortage of nurses as members of the baby boomer generation r
JANUARY 21, 2016
The period for physicians to review and dispute financial information reported under CMS&r
APRIL 9, 2015
In an analysis of more than 1.7 million reviews on Yelp, ProPublica found that some phys
Nurses’ Week celebrates nurse contributions around the world, but it is also in celebratio
MAY 12, 2016
If a nurse is unsatisfied with their career or feeling burnt out on nursing, taking an evidence-b
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
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
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
Q: How many people should be involved in reviewing a medical record?
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
Seven states are projected to experience nursing shortages by 2030, according to a report from th
AUGUST 28, 2019
As of April 1, 2017, the Pre-Claim Review demonstration will be paused for at least 30 days in Il
A Q&A around drug regimen review items was provided by CMS.   CMS’
Following a Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) site visit, a report will arrive in your
MARCH 23, 2018
When a hospice discovers a new ADR, staff should review the time frame for the ADR, assem
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
While an advanced practice registered nurses (APRAs) or physician assistants (PAs) can do a face-to-
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
Even in a female-dominated field such as nursing, women may be paid less than their male counterp
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
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
Getting staff nurses involved in research is not easy. Along with the additional time and work re
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
California now leads the country in nursing wages, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
OCTOBER 27, 2016
Two nurses who were held hostage in May by an inmate receiving medical care at an Illinois hospit
JUNE 1, 2017
With greater numbers of newly licensed nurses entering a more challenging healthcare industry t
JULY 12, 2018
With greater numbers of newly licensed nurses entering a more challenging healthcare industry
JULY 12, 2018
With greater numbers of newly licensed nurses entering a more challenging healthcare industry
JULY 12, 2018
By Jennifer Thew, RN When nurse leaders discuss the nursing workforce, they often say tha
OCTOBER 25, 2018
With the current nursing shortage, recruiting and retaining the best nurses has impl
APRIL 4, 2019
How many case managers and visit nurses do you recommend per clinical manager?
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
Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media In nursing, news and trends happe
MARCH 16, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Giving nurses time to connect with why they chose to
JUNE 29, 2017
University of Vermont Medical Center (UVM) nurses have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a two-da
JUNE 14, 2018
By Jennifer Thew, RN Nurses, both male and female, are at a higher risk of suicide
FEBRUARY 12, 2020
By Jonathan Bees According to the March 2017 HealthLeaders Media Nursing
APRIL 13, 2017
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
Last week we launched our patient safety and quality book review group and we thank everyone who
AUGUST 12, 2015
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN for nurse-leaders/4-s
JUNE 16, 2016
Written by Jennifer Thew, RN There's a tendency to view nursing shortages as cyc
AUGUST 10, 2017
by Kirsten Dize Have a quality assurance nurse review all patients at the start of
Q: A patient is discharged from the skilled nursing facility (SNF) on day 24 and sent hom
DECEMBER 21, 2018
As a nurse manager, one of your challenges is to lead the change process for your staff. And, whi
MARCH 27, 2015
No, supervising home health aides is a cost of doing business. Whenever possible, the nurse or th
A new board game might help nurses minimize medication errors. Many nurses report
JUNE 9, 2016
Nurses at Methodist Health claim that the hospital docks lunch pay for breaks they aren’t a
OCTOBER 20, 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
Nurse-midwives perform many of the same tasks and responsibilities of a physician, and in recent
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Members of the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA) were
JULY 20, 2017
By Jennifer Thew, RN Are you experiencing a nursing shortage at your orga
AUGUST 21, 2019
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
We know nurse leaders are busy. And that the requests on your time are never-ending. So we wonder
JUNE 18, 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 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
By Michelle Clarke When thinking about mentoring, it's usually assumed a nurse with
AUGUST 30, 2018
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
Nurses who have good organizational skills can manage even the worst of days. They always look li
DECEMBER 4, 2019
MAY 6, 2015
JUSTCODING
Summer is here, so it’s time to explore some of the best—and worst—nursing stor
JUNE 30, 2016
With greater numbers of newly licensed nurses entering a more challenging healthcare industry tha
JULY 26, 2018
by Josh Poltilove and A.J. Plunkett Review emergency preparedness policies and pro
MARBLEHEAD, Mass. -- HCPro, Inc. has furthered its expansion into the nursing information deliver
JANUARY 18, 2006
By Jennifer Thew, RN Once again, Americans have ranked nurses as the most
JANUARY 14, 2020
By Jennifer Thew, RN  Burnout is a common experience for bedside nurses. But
JULY 1, 2019
Physicians have until May 15 to review and file any necessary disputes regarding their financial
APRIL 28, 2016
During the second review, program directors, faculty, and coordinators will thoroughly review the
OCTOBER 25, 2013
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
In addition to making the nurse’s job easier, a good rapport with a patient’s family
JULY 7, 2016
The Critical Care Societies Collaborative (CCSC) issued a report stating critical care nurses hav
AUGUST 4, 2016
by Jennifer Thew, RN Moral distress among chief nursing officers is seldom acknowl
FEBRUARY 23, 2017
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
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
Due to a subsection of Alabama state law, a woman who punched a nurse at Jackson Hospital has bee
JULY 18, 2019
A former nurse is suing Cameron (Missouri) Regional Medical Center for back pay, future pay, and
AUGUST 7, 2019
While experts have defined and described the concepts of a preceptor and mentor, some nurses rema
NOVEMBER 4, 2019
When we previously discussed post-interview reviews of letters of recommendation (LOR) and perso
APRIL 28, 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
On March 15, the newly unionized nurses of Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center arranged
MARCH 24, 2016
By Michelle Clarke The nurses-again-outpace-
FEBRUARY 28, 2019
Q: Can a nurse practitioner who runs her own practice make a referral to a
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
Infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among nursing home residents in the Uni
OCTOBER 25, 2019
For many years, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
Hiring nurses is a challenge for any organization, including home health agencies. You want good
By Jennifer Thew, RN Is the old adage, "Happy nurses equal happy patients&quo
JUNE 19, 2019
A recent poll of parents found that a majority of them are concerned that online reviews of physi
MARCH 24, 2016
To date, Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) visits are scheduled to occur every 18 to 2
OCTOBER 27, 2017
JUNE 18, 2014
JUSTCODING
Schedule regular maintenance of blanket warmers, update related policies, and ensure that nurses
AUGUST 24, 2017
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
On May 12, Nurses from around the country will be rallying in Washington, D.C. in support of two
MAY 12, 2016
Starting May 6, the annual wishes of "Happy Nurses Week," will begin as National Nurses
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
A jury has ruled that a Boston hospital retaliated against a Haitian-American nurse who stood up
MAY 24, 2018
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
In observance of Thanksgiving, Nurse Leader Insider will not be published on Thursday, November
NOVEMBER 19, 2019
In observance of the holidays, Nurse Leader Insider will not be published on Th
DECEMBER 16, 2019
by Becky Ziviski, CPA, LNHA, speaker and author of Profit Without Census: A Nursing Home Admi
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
JUSTCODING
In CMS’ targeted probe-and-educate review, MACs will send ADRs to agencies that struggled
Last week, body-cam footage was released of a Salt Lake City detective arresting a nurse for refu
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
Nurse managers spend a lot of time predicting and planning for the future, but when it comes to h
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
By Jennifer Thew An active shooter incident is something no nurse wishes to experience. U
AUGUST 30, 2018
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