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Safe Nurse Staffing: 4 Key Points You and Hospital Admins Must Know

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an interesting article from NurseLabs.  I often post articles that pertain to nurse staffing, so of course this article caught my attention.  As a nurse for 25 years, I have often complained about staffing … Continue reading

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Debate over nurse-to-patient ratio hits Legislature

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchStaff to patient ratios always get talked about and usually with very hot tempers and arguments.  Nurses are drowning in patients in some places and there is no help in sight. California has state-mandated ratios that … Continue reading

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Hospitals struggle with shortage of registered nurses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article that addresses a significant problem hospitals all over the US are facing.  The need for more nurses continues to increase while the number of available nurses declines.  Nursing is a hard job … Continue reading

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Group says El Paso’s nurse-patient ratios inadequate

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere’s an article from the El Paso Times that discusses the differing viewpoints of what is adequate and safe staffing.  When you have sick patients that are totally at your mercy for safety, how can you … Continue reading

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New Study Adds to Evidence—California’s RN-Patient Ratios Law Improves Nursing, Patient Care

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Here is a press release from the nurse’s union, National Nurses United about the effect of California’s nurse-to-patient ratio has had on the number on nurses in California as well as the effect on patient … Continue reading

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Is There a Nurse in the House?

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Image via Wikipedia Here is yet another article on the need for “safe staffing levels”, otherwise known as mandated nurse to patient ratios. This topic is not going to go away.  The public really need … Continue reading

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Florida Nurses Unite Feb. 17 In Tallahassee To Demand Lifesaving Patient Safety Improvements

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search This article just shows that this subject is not going to go away anytime soon.  I like the way this march was framed.  Instead of addressing nursing needs for ratios, this article approaches from the … Continue reading

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Nurse-patient relationship lends personal touch to hospital stay: A Nurse’s Journal

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchWhen I first read this article, I was amazed by the fact that it is newsworthy to talk about spending time with your patients.  That stopped me cold for a few minutes.  Then, as I reread … Continue reading

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