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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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Learn more about Zika, resources

Learn more about Zika, resources

To provide nurses with information on the Zika virus relevant to their practice, the American Nurses Association has [Read More]

Teamwork: Caring for ourselves and our patients

Teamwork: Caring for ourselves and our patients

“How well do you work on a team?” the nurse manager asked in my job interview. “Oh, very well,” I said quickly. [Read More]

Respirator or procedure mask?

Respirator or procedure mask?

Resources available to help nurses, patients stay safe Seasonal influenza — and the emergence of infectious diseases [Read More]

ANA Conference March 11: For nurses safety is the ultimate goal

ANA Conference March 11: For nurses safety is the ultimate goal

In order to provide optimal conditions for patient safety, nurses must first understand how safety relies on staffing [Read More]

ANA Conference March 10: Nurses have made gains but more needs to be done

ANA Conference March 10: Nurses have made gains but more needs to be done

Nurses have been instrumental in the significant gains made in improving quality and safety of health care in the [Read More]

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