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2013-05-09 23:03:46

Voalte and American Nurse today release ℠Special Report: Top 10 Clinical Communication Trends´. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Voalte, the leader in mobile healthcare communication, and American Nurse Today, the official journal of the American Nurses Association, today announced the results of a survey that explores how nurses communicate in the nation´s hospitals, the time they spend communicating and their barriers to communication. Released in conjunction with...

2013-04-05 16:23:23

Nurses Look Forward to Opportunity to Negotiate a Settlement to Address Serious Patient Care Concerns and to Avert the Need for a Strike Editor's Note:  Follow this link to view a detailed report on the patient safety crisis at Quincy Medical Center http://www.massnurses.org/files/file/News/2013/March/Quincy-Medical-Center-Patient-Care-Crisis.pdf QUINCY, Mass., April 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal mediator has scheduled a meeting between the Quincy Medical...

Burnout A Problem For Nurses
2012-11-07 06:46:59

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online New research from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing found that long work shifts can cause nurses to feel burned out and dissatisfied with their job, while leaving their patients dissatisfied with their care. The researchers stated that prolonged working hours were becoming more and more common in hospitals. The study is touted as the first to look at the connection between the length of a nurse´s shift and...