Angela Clark, PhD, RN,, known for the study, “Family Presence During Invasive Procedures and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation,” reflects on research in a Q&A.
After serving their country, thousands of veterans have nowhere to call home. But nurses are among those providing health services and working on teams that help former military men and women find shelter and get started toward a more comfortable life.
Stony Brook (N.Y.) University Hospital and Southampton (N.Y.) Hospital can move forward with a proposed affiliation agreement after a unanimous vote at the State University of New York board of trustees meeting in Albany, according to a Jan. 13 news release.
The right nurse in the right position is key to patient satisfaction, said Donna Caccavale, BSN, MBA, RN, CIC, NEA-BC, vice president for nursing, Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, N.Y.
Linda Norlander, RN Death may be a part of life, but nurses in many settings may not feel comfortable caring for terminal patients and their families. An experienced hospice nurse provides some guidance in the new book, To Comfort Always: A Nurses Guide to End-of-Life Care, 2nd Ed, which was published this year. The
Learn how a nurse at Barton Health in Lake Tahoe, Calif., turned her love of nursing and teaching Spanish into the Language Access Services department at the hospital.
As 2014 comes to a close, nurses from around the region have plenty of accomplishments to celebrate. We asked local nurses about their proudest moments and triumphs along with their objectives for 2015.
Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, part of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation, has redesigned its inpatient care model, opening a new unit earlier this year designed for treatment of patients with psychosis, ages 16 to 23.
Read all about the Tranquility Room at Scottsdale (Ariz.) Healthcare and a company called HeartMath that works with healthcare organizations to help employees optimize their health.