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2013-11-14 16:25:53

Multi-institutional study recommends cut point for clinical experience in pediatric ICUs BOSTON, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nursing leaders from 38 children's hospitals, led by Patricia Hickey, Ph.D., MBA, RN, FAAN, vice president of critical care and cardiovascular services at Boston Children's Hospital, demonstrated that nursing education and experience significantly impact outcomes for patients who underwent cardiac surgery. The researchers recommend that there be no more...

2013-05-17 12:23:03

Opponents to the Closing Will Present Testimony Detailing the Devastating Impact the Loss of this Service Will Have on the Vulnerable Children of Greater Taunton Steward's Decision Violates Its Promise to the Community to Maintain All Services at Morton Hospital, and Will Mean Sick Children Will be Boarded in the Busy Emergency Department or Shipped to Boston, Providence or Fall River for Care TAUNTON, Mass., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What: Department of...

2013-04-18 08:32:54

MEDIA ADVISORY Opponents to the Closing Will Present Testimony Detailing the Devastating Impact the Loss of this Service Will Have on the Vulnerable Children of Greater Taunton Steward's Decision Violates Its Promise to the Community to Maintain All Services at Morton Hospital, and Will Mean Sick Children Will be Boarded in the Busy Emergency Department or Shipped to Boston, Providence or Fall River for Care TAUNTON, Mass., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following media...

2012-12-06 05:02:06

Shanna Beard, a student at Indian River State College (IRSC), just completed 75-hours of work required by her Community/Public Health Nursing class at Martin County PPEC, a Medical Day Care Center for medically fragile, complex children in Stuart, Florida. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 Shanna Beard, a student at Indian River State College (IRSC), just completed 75-hours of work required by her Community/Public Health Nursing class at Martin County PPEC, a Medical Day Care Center for...

2012-08-23 06:25:36

NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia University School of Nursing has received a $1.2 million grant to research and improve infection prevention practices in pediatric long-term care facilities. The four-year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will enable researchers to undertake the "Keep It Clean for Kids" Project, or KICK, a study assessing hand hygiene at three New York-area facilities that care for children with complex health...