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Reduce nurse burnout by treating nurses as well as we treat patients

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchI really like reading articles on KevinMD.com.  It seems like an oxymoron, but I find that he is very pro-nurses and usually takes the side of nurses in most issues.  Maybe his mother or his wife … 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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Nursing videos about the shortage

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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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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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Study: Hospitals must retain experienced nurses as nursing shortage looms

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article from Healthcare Finance News that addresses one part of the ongoing struggle to solve the nursing shortage–the retention of the experienced nurse.  After reading this article, I felt vindicated because I have … Continue reading

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Florida facing shortage of nurses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search Here is another article that describes the current nursing shortage as being very complex.  This article discusses the shortage from the dwindling number of nursing instructors and the effect these lower numbers are having on … Continue reading

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State universities turning away qualified student nursing applicants

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchThis article just underscores part of the ongoing nursing crisis.  I really don’t think anyone realizes the depth and breadth of the problem facing nursing and healthcare at this point.  Nurses, working out on the front … Continue reading

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Nursing positions not as plentiful

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchNow to explore another issue that affects nursing today.  Yes, there is a nursing shortage and yes there is an aging population that require more and better care; yes there is a great need for more … Continue reading

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