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When an RN in the surgical unit at Florida Hospital Celebration Health in Kissimmee has a particularly busy day and wonders why, she can access data showing exactly how many times she crisscrossed the unit or how much unplanned care a patient required. Sharing this kind of information with nurses is just one positive outcome from the hospital's electronic tracking project. CNO Patty Jo Toor, MSN, RN, OCN, said the... Read more »
Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery nurses harness new whiteboard technology to improve patient care
Learn what it takes to implement an idea from four nurses at Texas Health Center for Diagnostics and Surgery in Plano who did just that. Their idea for electronic whiteboards in each patient room is now a reality. Read more »
Regional Medical Center names nurse employee of month
Meet Bonnie Rigsby, critical care RN, Regional Medical Center's employee of the month. Read more »
NurseWise hires new directors
Learn more new NurseWise directors: Janis M. Dougherty, RN, MSN, and Susan Schon, RN. Read more »
New program helps develop specialty-trained nursing staff
Parallon Business Solutions, a provider of healthcare business process and operational services, began providing its specialty training apprenticeship for registered nurses in June. Read more »
2 Florida hospitals achieve "100 Great Hospital" status
Tampa General Hosptial and UF Health Shands Hospital, Gainesville, Fla., are the only two Florida hospitals listed in Becker's Hospital Review 2014 "100 Great Hospitals in America." Read more »
Oak Hill Hospital introduces patient updating system
Oak Hill Hospital, Spring Hill, Fla., introduced a patient updating system, which provides automated notifications of a patient's progression through a surgical episode. Read more »
Bethesda Health announces 2014 Bethesda Nurse of the Year
Bethesda Health Inc.in Boynton Beach, Fla., named Ellen Dreznin, RN, its 2014 Bethesda Nurse of the Year on May 7. Dreznin was nominated by her peers and honored at Bethesda's annual nurses appreciation breakfast and award ceremony held in commemoration of National Nurses Week. Geralyn Lunsford, RN, BSN, MHM, administrator of Bethesda Hospital West and vice president of patient services, hosted the ceremony. Dreznin... Read more »
Edward White Hospital recognizes nurse's clinical excellence
Edward White Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., recognized one nurse and one nursing support staff member for clinical excellence to celebrate In celebration of National Nurses Week, Edward White Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., recognized one nurse and one nursing support staff member for clinical excellence. Read more »
UCF College of Nursing scholarship recipients share their stories
Two UCF College of Nursing scholarship recipients shared their stories with donors at an appreciation luncheon March 18 at the Fairwinds Alumni Center, Orlando. Read more »
RNs celebrate Dallas/Fort Worth 2014 Great 100 Nurses
The 2014 DFW Great 100 Nurses Celebration was held May 14, where nurses in the Dallas-Fort Worth area were honored for their contributions to nursing. Read more »

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