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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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Nurse to patient ratios: lies, damned lies, and statistics.(Legislative Updates)

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search This is an old article, but I want to publish it here just to show that this problem has been going on for quite some time and still is no further along towards any resolution.  … Continue reading

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Overworked and understaffed

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere’s an article I found that is an opinion of Dennis Kosuth.   Although I am usually not rabid in my push for improved nurse staffing, I do find myself looking around and thinking, “There has to … Continue reading

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Costs on rise, nurses protest staffing changes

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchI am a staunch supporter of some type of national nurse-to-patient ratio to be enacted.  I feel this way because I know what it is like to work a shift with too many patients and not … Continue reading

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States Consider Merits of Mandated Staffing Ratios

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs a member of my hospital’s Staffing Effectiveness Committee, I found this article to be a welcome sight.  My experience on this committee, that is mandated by the state legislature, has not been positive.  This meeting … Continue reading

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Healthcare Advocates Demand More Nurses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchWhen I found this article, my first thought was, “Oh, another article about why staffing ratios won’t work.”  So then I read the entire article to see if I was right. Wrong!  This is a new … Continue reading

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How many nurses on duty? Likely not enough | StarTribune.com

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is another article that discusses the impact on our patients when staffing is cut to the bone and one nurse is spread so thin that she can’t even stop to breathe. We all need to … Continue reading

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