Despite support from associations and employer mandates, not all nurses want the COVID-19 vaccine. But vaccine hesitancy doesn't have just one cause.
Researchers say sepsis rates are lower when nurses care for fewer patients and nurse intuition may figure into early sepsis recognition.
An important component in electronic fetal monitoring training is multidisciplinary communication, which keeps everyone on the same page for babies' sakes.
A medical intensive care unit (MICU) received a Patient Safety award for initiatives that nearly eliminated certain infections and falls. Not a small feat.
Help during the pandemic for ICU nurses at some health systems came in the form of tele-ICU nurses working remotely to support on-site colleagues.
Orthopedic nurses work in acute care and outpatient settings and are involved in treatment and education — all while building relationships with patients.
The pandemic is highlighting the complex role of school nurses and their ability to care for students and communities in difficult circumstances.
Defining demands on nurses by workload alone doesn’t account for inevitable interruptions, called turbulence, that impact nurses’ time and patient outcomes.
Whether she is on a rescue mission as a flight nurse in Colorado or on mission trips to Peru, Kelly Thompson, RN, CFRN, is known for making a difference.