The flu vaccine seems to trigger a wide range of responses even from healthcare professionals and individuals who are vaccinated in all other areas.
Nurses are asking a lot of questions about New York's BSN-in-10 law. Nurse leaders can address their concerns and alleviate some fears by knowing the facts.
Nurses are advised to stay home when flu symptoms strike — or risk jeopardizing patients and colleagues. But certain factors keep RNs from calling in sick.
A study published in the American Journal for Infection Control found hand washing saves lives in all healthcare facilities, including nursing homes.
Nurse leader Susan Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, shares how her husband's ICU care illuminated how important fostering a culture of compassion is for everyone.