Saturday December 3rd 2016

‘Shift Report’ Archives

30-minute pressure cooker?

30-minute pressure cooker?

ANA, nurses say multiple factors come into play with passing meds A staff nurse for 41 years, Paula Anderson, RN-C, would never cut corners to pass meds faster. “That would endanger patients,” said Anderson, president of the Ohio Nurses Association and a staff nurse IV [Read More]

Texas Nurses Association promoting enhanced nurse protections

Texas Nurses Association promoting enhanced nurse protections

Over the years, the Texas Nurses Association (TNA) has successfully spearheaded efforts to protect nurses who speak out on behalf of their patients. Now, TNA and its nurse members are promoting legislative measures that will strengthen state law, and in turn, enhance nurse [Read More]

Providing a path to safe staffing in Illinois

Providing a path to safe staffing in Illinois

Knowledge is power, and the Illinois Nurses Association (INA) and a group of graduate students are working to ensure that nurses have the facts they need to ensure safe staffing in their facilities. Specifically, they are developing a comprehensive toolkit that is aimed at [Read More]

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Meet the new chief nurse officer of USPHS

Meet the new chief nurse officer of USPHS

Rear Admiral Susan Orsega, MSN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, is the new chief nurse officer of the United States Public Health [Read More]

Coming soon! Enhanced communications for ANA members in 2017

Coming soon! Enhanced communications for ANA members in 2017

The American Nurses Association and its official journal, American Nurse Today, are pleased to announce the launch of [Read More]

Summer reading

Summer reading

A new column and three articles on previously published OJIN topics are on the way this summer in OJIN: The Online [Read More]

ANA welcomes U.S. Supreme Court decision on women’s health

ANA welcomes U.S. Supreme Court decision on women’s health

The American Nurses Association hailed the 5-3 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court June 27 in the Whole Woman’s [Read More]

Tackling nation’s opioid epidemic

Tackling nation’s opioid epidemic

In what is being hailed as the most sweeping drug addiction legislation in years, Congress mustered a bipartisan effort [Read More]

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