AUGUST 28, 2014Although every nurse receives basic education for caring for psychiatric patients, the complexity of patient care continues to be a challenge.
AUGUST 28, 2014The most common procedures performed and billed independently to Medicare by nurse practitioners and physician assistants are dermatological, but that’s raising concerns.
AUGUST 20, 2014All types of nursing require a special set of skills, but in travel nursing, there are qualities that make some candidates stand out above the rest.
AUGUST 20, 2014Every day, nurses come up with innovative solutions to meet the needs of their patients, and a new online community gives them an outlet to share those ideas.
AUGUST 13, 2014Administrative tasks are taking nurses away from the bedside, but some hospitals are finding creative ways to increase the amount of direct-care time patients receive.
AUGUST 13, 2014A recent study shows the benefits of natural light for nurses in the workplace.
AUGUST 07, 2014Mortality rates among low-income mothers and their infants were reduced through the implementation of home nursing visits, according to a new study that spanned two decades.
AUGUST 07, 2014The shortage of primary care physicians is the main barrier to successful management of chronic disease cases, but specially trained nursing staff can help to lighten the load.
JULY 29, 2014Nurse practitioners (NPs) in Kentucky are now free to prescribe certain prescription drugs without involvement from a physician.
JULY 29, 2014A shortage of registered nurses has been predicted for some time, yet in some parts of the county, new nurses are reporting difficulty in finding jobs.