Taming A Tense Ticker

Researcher Debra Moser, RN, DNSc, says her research shows that high cardiac patient anxiety could double a patient’s risk of having subsequent cardiac events or dying. Nurses can better assess anxiety by asking patients questions such as whether they are feeling tense or nervous. Read More

Baptist makes Magnet

Baptist Health, based in Jacksonville, Fla., was notified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) that it has achieved recognition as a Magnet Health Care System, an international quality designation earned by less than Read More

Crazy Quilt of NP Regulation

The rules and regulations that guide NP practice vary from state to state and determine whether NPs can practice relatively autonomously or if they will be unnecessarily limited. That’s the conclusion of Eileen T. O’Grady, RN, P Read More

New England RN Achievements

Area nurses present posters, publish articlesNurses at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have numerous achievements to share. Mimi Pomerleau was appointed to the board of directors of the Association of Women’s Health, Obs Read More