Monthly Archives: April 2011

Confessions of a Psych Nurse

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article I found on NurseTogether that absolutely blew me away.  As a psych nurse for over 20 years, I can empathize and sympathize with this author.  She speaks my thoughts.  It is amazing.  … Continue reading

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Residential Health’s med monitoring pilot slashes readmissions

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Here is an article that describes another way that telemedicine can be utilized to prevent readmission.  In reading this article, I was confused by the physicians who did not want to participate in this study.  … Continue reading

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Nurses fear even more ER assaults as programs cut

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article that is a bit old, but still imparts useful information. The violence against nurses is escalating.   When you go to your work prepared to do whatever it takes to help people survive … Continue reading

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mHealth

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchI frequently read articles from H&HN (Hospitals and Health Networks).  Although slanted more for hospital CEO’s and management, I find many really interesting articles that show nursing as an integral part of hospital management, and in … Continue reading

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Nurse Dies After Assault At Cape Mental Health Center

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs a mental health nurse, of course, this article held some significance for me.  But the problem discussed here–death and physical damage done to nurses during normal work hours–really belongs to all of nursing.  I don’t … Continue reading

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Prevent Readmissions With Discharge Planning

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search With The Joint Commission looking at “revolving door” admissions, it is time for everyone to get on board and start working to prevent readmissions.  Being readmitted benefits no one.  The patient feels like their health … Continue reading

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A New Program for Foot Care Nursing is Available Online

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchFoot care is not the most glamorous  area of nursing care, but I believe it is one of the building blocks to good health.  If feet are not assessed and cared for properly, all types of … Continue reading

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