Angela Clark, PhD, RN,, known for the study, “Family Presence During Invasive Procedures and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation,” reflects on research in a Q&A.
Versant RN Residency at Baptist Health South Florida, Miami, was one of three nursing practice transition programs to achieve new accreditation from the ANCC.
The healthy benefits of breast-feeding were highlighted March 4, as nurses, doctors and midwives celebrated International Board Certified Lactation Consultants Day at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital New Braunfels, Texas, according to a news release.
A new screening program at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth aims to catch more deadly lung cancers earlier, when lifesaving treatments have the greatest chance for success.
If empathy is gained by experiencing what others endure, then Ben Zuniga, FNP-C, RN, has a healthy quota of empathy for patients. As a family nurse practitioner at the Comprehensive Medical Clinic in Corpus Christi, Texas, Zuniga encounters numerous adult patients with chronic illnesses — something he understands well. Since age 16, Zuniga has been living with Corpus Christi a clotting disorder which has resulted in years of chronic wound issues.
Burned as an infant, Anna Staff, BSN, RN, wore long-sleeved shirts to hide the scars, but at Parkland Health and Hospital System’s Meridian, Texas-based Camp I-Thonka-Chi, she felt safe, laughed, played and set out on outdoor adventures with fellow burn survivors. Camp gave her courage to be herself, and now she volunteers at the camp