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5 of the biggest issues nurses face today

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere’s an article from Beckers Hospital Review that was written a year ago about issues in nursing today.  Unfortunately, here it is 2016 and these are still the major issues in nursing today.  Not much progress … 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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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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Rethinking Nursing – Modern Healthcare

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is another take on the upcoming Institutes of Medicine’s study to reform healthcare.  All of the working RN’s I know already know the answers to the questions put forth in this study.  We are over … Continue reading

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Nursing Staffing Laws | eHow.com

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchYet another article about staffing ratios and the effects they have on both nursing and patient care.  As you can see from reading below, this is a very controversial issue with very complex problems; I’m not … Continue reading

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