Nursing News


January 2016
The Changing Landscape for Nurses
Open Visitation: New ICU Visiting Hours Policy Puts Patients First

December 2015
Progress Made on IOM’s Future of Nursing Report Recommendations
Five Key Takeaways from the AMN 2015 RN Survey
Five Top Innovations in Nursing Education

November 2015
Trends in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Nursing Care
Nurses on the Forefront of Fighting Type 1 Diabetes

October 2015
Are You Storm-ready? Preparation Helps Nurses Care for Patients in Disasters

September 2015
Easy Ways Nurses Can Eat Healthy on the Job
Nurses Continue to Care for World Trade Center Workers Years Later

August 2015
Immunization Education: Where Do We Go from Here?
Virtual IPE Opens Up Options for Collaboration
Vaccinations 101: What Nurses Need to Know in 2015
Why Travel Nursing Jobs Are Booming Again

July 2015
The Dangers of Summer: Nurses Dive in to Keep Kids Safe
Many Physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians Admit Working While Sick

June 2015
Patient Discharge ‘Time Out’ Reduces Medication Errors
Magnet Process Proven Valuable
Women’s Contribution to Health Care Nearly 5% of Global GDP, Yet Often Unrecognized
CMS Demonstration Project Producing More APRNs
Hospitals Nearing Deadline on Alarm Fatigue Action Plan

April 2015
The New Report Cards on Patient Safety: Has Your Hospital Improved?
Updated OSHA Guidelines Protect Health Care Workers from Workplace Violence
Nursing Students Learn the Art of Observation

March 2015
Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Appear Underused
Confusion About POLST May Affect End-of-life Care

February 2015
Hospital Survey Finds Mixed Results in Maternity Care
Yoga Therapy Showing Benefits for Cancer Survivors
Diversity in Nursing: Will It Ever Match Patient Demographics?

January 2015
The Good News and Bad News About Infection Control
Top 10 Things Nurses Can Expect in 2015

December 2014
The Latest Nurse Salary Trends Show No Gain
Fighting Nurse Fatigue: How Much is Your Responsibility?
Can a Nurse Be Forced to Force-feed a Patient? The Guantanamo Bay Case

November 2014
Nurses Creating Solutions for ER Wait Times
How Nurses Make the Grade in Hospital Safety Scores

October 2014
Free Ebola Webinars for Nurses Offered by American Nurses Association
When Common Respiratory Illnesses Turn Deadly: What Nurses Should Know About EV-D68
Three Tips for Better Nurse–Physician Communication in the Digital Age
Turnover Among New Nurses Not All Bad

September 2014
Nurses Among Most Influential People in Healthcare
Shaping Nursing Ethics for the Future

August 2014
Recognizing Malnutrition in Older Patients
Simulation Can Substitute for Nurses’ Clinical Hours, Study Finds
How Should Your Facility Train for Nurse Rounding?
NCSBN Revises Definition of Entry-level Nurse

July 2014
Physical Work Environments Can Affect Nurses’ Job Satisfaction
Trend Watch: Second-career Nurses
14 Schools of Nursing Awarded Grants to Prepare PhD Nurses
Progress Made in Removing Barriers to NP Practice

March 2012
The Rewards of PICU Nursing