100 Years of Nursing

Electronic Health Reporter

Since its introduction in the mid-1800s, the nursing profession has evolved leaps and bounds. Like other aspects of the medical profession, you might not recognize the nursing practice even as recently as a hundred years […].

The Role of Digital Resources In Preparing Nursing Students

Electronic Health Reporter

The duties of a registered nurse remain very much hands-on and in person. The article The Role of Digital Resources In Preparing Nursing Students appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial nursing training preparing nursing students registered nurse technology

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Is a Career In Nursing Right for You?

Electronic Health Reporter

Being a nurse is not an easy life, but it can be very rewarding and is a popular career path for many. It takes hard work and dedication to even qualify as a nurse and […]. The article Is a Career In Nursing Right for You? Editorial benefits of being a nurse how to become a nurse Is a Career In Nursing Right for You? nursing salariesThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Nurses are the most trusted profession in America, followed by doctors and pharmacists

Health Populi

Nurses rank top in Americans’ minds for the seventeenth year-in-a-row, Gallup found in its annual survey of honesty and ethics in professions. While the 3 health care professions rose once again to the top of the job-trust roster, nurses rank far greater than doctors and pharmacists by a 17-point margin of consumers rating the nursing profession with very high or high ethics (among 84 percent of all Americans).

The Expanding Role of Nurse Practitioners (NPs)

CE App

Situated between the rank of a registered nurse (RN) and a doctor lies the nurse practitioner (NP), whose duties go beyond those of a typical nurse. Nurse practitioners can be found in a variety of locations, from primary care physician offices to schools. The post The Expanding Role of Nurse Practitioners (NPs) appeared first on CE App Blog. Nurse Practitioner

Nurses! ? Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 36

Healthcare IT Today

For the 36th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Nurses! This month is Nurses month and so we thought what better way to celebrate nurses than to make it the topic of our show. Nurses are such an important part of our healthcare system and they often don’t get the credit they […] This month is dedicated to the nurses, so we thought it appropriate to salute all the nurses out there on the front lines of healthcare.

Can Nurse Care Team Assistants Prevent Burnout Before It Gets Out of Control?

Electronic Health Reporter

Unfortunately, nurse burnout has reached epidemic proportions. Nurses comprise of the largest healthcare workforce in the United States. According to The American Nurses Association, by 2022 there will be more registered nurse jobs available than any other profession in […]. The article Can Nurse Care Team Assistants Prevent Burnout Before It Gets Out of Control? Editorial CareThrough Kyle Cooksey nurse assistants nurse care teams physician burnout

10 Tips To Help Take Your Nursing Career To The Next Level

Electronic Health Reporter

Nursing is known for being one of the most rewarding professions, providing you with tons of fantastic benefits, such as flexibility, and job security. The article 10 Tips To Help Take Your Nursing Career To The Next Level appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial advance your nursing career becoming a traveling nurse nursing educationThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited.

A Culture of Learning: Why Today’s Nurses Deserve the Best Onboarding and Education Available

Electronic Health Reporter

By Anne Dabrow Woods, DNP, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC, FAAN, chief Nurse, Health Learning, Research and Practice, Wolters Kluwer. Have you thanked a nurse today? National Nurses Week 2019 runs May 6 through 12 and […]. The article A Culture of Learning: Why Today’s Nurses Deserve the Best Onboarding and Education Available appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

Disrupting Nurse Call

Medical Connectivity

Nurse call is changing. These changes impact provider organizations and manufacturers as nurse call is integrated with adjacent market point of care solutions and new technologies. Let's look at the recent past of the nurse call market and where we might be going in 2019 and beyond. Any new entrants to the nurse call business must overcome a regulatory barrier. The UL1069 standard represents a regulatory hurdle for any new nurse call system or vendor.

Nurses: The Force for Change

Mobile Health Matters

This week marks National Nurses Week in the U.S., both a celebration of the profession and an opportunity to educate the public about the role nurses play in healthcare and their communities. This year’s theme of “Nurses: Inspire, Innovate, Influence” highlights three concepts that overlap and reflect the innate role nurses play in patient care, as well as drawing attention to the personality types often drawn to nursing. Nurses Driving Change.

How Is Technology Impacting Nurses Throughout Their Careers?

Electronic Health Reporter

Because of the digital transformation of most medical institutions, nursing careers have become increasingly tech-based, and this has brought about both positive and negative changes to the nursing experience and the possible future of nursing. […]. The article How Is Technology Impacting Nurses Throughout Their Careers? Editorial healthcare technology impact of technology onnursing nursing

Nurses Continue to Reign #1 in Honesty and Ethics; Healthcare Pro’s 4 of Top 5 in Annual Gallup Poll

Health Populi

The topline of this year’s annual Gallup Poll into honesty and ethics of professions finds nurses sustaining their reign as the top trusted profession in America.

International Nurses Week 2020: Compassion, Expertise, and Trust

Digital Health Today

WHO designated 2020 as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Two additional events, National Nurses Week (May 6-12, 2020) and International Nurses Day (May 12, 2020), provide even more opportunity to recognize the nurses working at the front lines, and how this important group of professionals hold the key to shaping the future of healthcare. The role of nurses in our modern society. International Nurses day celebrates the important role nurses play in our society.

4 Nursing Technologies That Are Transforming Patient Care

Electronic Health Reporter

Doctors and nurses have always relied on a variety of technology to […]. The article 4 Nursing Technologies That Are Transforming Patient Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Automated IV Pumps nursing technologies smart bedsThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Survey of 20,000 Registered Nurses Finds Workplace Pressures Growing In The Decade Ahead

Electronic Health Reporter

Millions of registered nurses face growing pressures on their professional and personal lives in the new decade because of increased demand for services, nursing shortages, and structural changes in the healthcare industry, according to a newly released survey of nearly 20,000 RNs by AMN Healthcare. The survey, AMN Healthcare 2019 Survey of Registered Nurses: A Challenging […]. Editorial AMN healthcare Dr. Cole Edmonson Pressures on nurses

A Nurse’s Perspective On Using Technology To Improve Patient Care

Electronic Health Reporter

The article A Nurse’s Perspective On Using Technology To Improve Patient Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Brianna Zink health IT Infor Workforce Management for Healthcare nursing technologyThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Brianna Zink, RN, MSN, account manager, Infor Workforce Management for Healthcare.

Mount Sinai Launches Personalized Online Learning Platform for Nurses on the Front Line of COVID-19 Fight

Electronic Health Reporter

The Mount Sinai Health System has partnered with Sana Labs to launch Project Florence, a personalized learning platform to enhance the skills of nurses treating COVID-19 patients in New York City. The article Mount Sinai Launches Personalized Online Learning Platform for Nurses on the Front Line of COVID-19 Fight appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial AI COVID-19 Jane Maksoud Mount Sinai online learning for nurses

Mobile Nurse Scheduling App Offers Potential to Boost Staffing Efficiency

HealthStream

Nurse scheduling is complex and chaotic for both nurses and their supervisors, which is why an easy-to-use app that simplifies the process has taken off nationwide

7 Nurse Retention Strategies

HealthStream

Utilize these 7 nurse retention strategies from HealthStream to keep your healthcare employees happy and engaged with their work

Preventing Nurse Burnout – Five Strategies

HealthStream

Burnout does not have to mean the end to a nursing career. Being vigilant about the signs and symptoms of burnout and providing real and practical interventions helps nurses and healthcare organizations

10 Risks of Nurse Disengagement

HealthStream

Nurse engagement measures the degree to which a nurse is committed to their job, the organization for which they work, and the nursing profession as a whole. When nurses become disengaged, patient care can definitely suffer

Nurses Are Awesome

Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

. At the Center for Total Health, we think the world of nurses and the outstanding work they do every day to make lives better. To help celebrate Nurses Week, some very important experts were asked to tell us what they think about nurses. The post Nurses Are Awesome appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health. Uncategorized awesome nurses Nurses nurses week

How to Improve Nurse Scheduling

HealthStream

To improve and sustain better clinical and business outcomes, healthcare organizations must improve their solutions for nurse scheduling. Here are some of the features an optimal nurse scheduling solution should have

Curbing Nurses Turnover Rates

HealthStream

Learn why curbing nurses turnover rate is important for care quality in medical facilities, especially in nursing homes, from HealthStream

5 Essentials of Nursing Orientation

HealthStream

Learn about 5 essentials of nursing orientation and its pivotal role in the competency and retention of newly hired registered nurses, from HealthStream

Patient Safety In Nursing: The Nurse's Role

HealthStream

Learn how patient safety in nursing depends on understanding how and why we are treating patients and how that treatment affects our patients, from HealthStream

Nursing homes and Covid-19 – defensiveness persists 

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Nursing homes – consternation, condemnation are words that rule the day. It must be tough to be focal points for nursing home policy these days. Even as a task force is being set up to focus on nursing homes, on the one hand, that seems positive. And seniors (AARP) who are most likely NOT in nursing homes, demand that workers have adequate PPE , that the public be notified which nursing homes have cases of Covid-19, workers are striking at nursing homes , and so on.

Can Nurse Practitioners Use Telehealth?

Ortholive

Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), a subset of healthcare that includes nurse practitioners, has been increasingly called upon over the past few decades to extend healthcare beyond the primary care physician safety net. Nurse practitioners bridge a serious gap in services between a declining number of primary care providers and a growing elderly population that far exceeds the number of physicians available to treat them.

How Skilled Nursing Facilities Need To Prepare For Value-Based Care

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Skilled Nursing Facilities Need To Prepare For Value-Based Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial long-term care Medicare fee-for-service skilled nursingThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Kathleen Riordan and Apurva Subramanian, healthcare experts, PA Consulting.

Here’s Why Licensed Practical Nurses Are Important in the Medical Field

CE App

The nursing field is composed of three general categories: certified nursing assistants (CNAs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and registered nurses (RNs). Many are familiar with the CNA’s grit, as well as the esteem of the registered nurse. However, positioned between the two is the LPN (or licensed vocational nurse in California and Texas) which acts as an intermediary between the two joint positions.

Pediatric Nurses Need to Be Equipped to Treat LGBT Patients

CE App

Pediatric nurses and doctors should especially be equipped to deal with these issues, as their patients are more likely to be in vulnerable situations. Their nurse or primary care pediatrician may often be the only adult. The post Pediatric Nurses Need to Be Equipped to Treat LGBT Patients appeared first on CE App Blog.

Celebrating America’s Nurses

Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

These are just some of the roles that today’s nurses play. As we celebrate Nurses Week 2018 from May 6 to 12, the people of Kaiser Permanente give heartfelt thanks to America’s nurses — especially the 58,000 we’re proud to call KP nurses. Happy Nurses Week. Read more about Nurses Week and watch the video here. The post Celebrating America’s Nurses appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health.

New Rules Change Reimbursement for Physical Therapy in Skilled Nursing

HealthStream

The Skilled Nursing Facility Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) launched by CMS in 2019 applies to reimbursement for rehabilitation physical therapy in the skilled nursing environment. It is having an unintended impact on rehab services in this care setting

Nursing community collaboration on the European COVID-19 front-lines

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Telehealth Women In Health IT Workforce The pandemic has underlined the importance of nurses working together and ensuring we are better prepared for any future crisis, as highlighted during the 'European Nurses Facing COVID-19' webinar. The key takeaways included: Focus on collaboration and support amongst nurses to prepare and support the frontline pandemic response in both acute and primary sectors.

CMS increases penalties amid nearly 26K COVID-19 nursing home deaths

FierceHealthIT

CMS increases penalties amid nearly 26K COVID-19 nursing home deaths. rking. Mon, 06/01/2020 - 17:34

Sample Questions for Nurse Peer-Interviews

HealthStream

A good peer interview nursing team will deploy a series of questions designed to learn about a candidate’s mental, emotional and physical state, helping them find the best fit for their unique situation

What Is Nursing Informatics?

HealthStream

Nursing Informatics is a specialized area of nursing and branch of this profession that is seeing much growth. This blog post’s purpose is to be an elementary introduction to this burgeoning specialty

What Does a Home Health Care Nurse Do?

HealthStream

Home health nursing is one of the many career options available within the nursing profession. It is a choice for registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and nurse assistants (NAs).

Trusted Health gets $20M to change how nurses find jobs

Mobi Health News

Craft Ventures led the Series A for the company, which employs contract nurses as full W2 employees and provides digital tools for job hunting