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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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Repositioning patient leads to debilitating injury, exit from bedside

Repositioning patient leads to debilitating injury, exit from bedside

Jean Lucas’ life changed in an instant, because she lacked safe patient handling equipment on her care unit to [Read More]

American Nurses Association urges Congress to prevent nurse injuries

American Nurses Association urges Congress to prevent nurse injuries

Rep. Conyers Working with Senate on National Standard for Handling Patients The American Nurses Association, Rep. John [Read More]

Make your health a priority at every age

Make your health a priority at every age

By Nancy C. Lee, M.D Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health – Women’s Health, and Director, Office on [Read More]

Vote ANA leaders to 100 Most Influential list

Vote ANA leaders to 100 Most Influential list

ANA President Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, and ANA Chief Executive Officer Marla J. Weston, PhD, RN, [Read More]

2015 National Nurses Week

2015 National Nurses Week

Ethical practice. Quality care. During National Nurses Week, from May 6 to 12, the American Nurses Association [Read More]

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