Image overhaulMedia still are off-target portraying nurses Nurses on the NBC TV show “ER.” Despite recent improvements, many fictional portraits of...Read more
HomeHelp Lost in TranslationNurses trained to be sensitive to cultural and linguistic differences help improve access to care for non-English-speaking patients Photos.com More...Read more
At the start of the year, Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. seemed to be on top of the world. It had planned...Read more
Dialed InNurses prepare for the future of telephone triageSpecialized training and good judgment are key ingredients in working telephone triage,...Read more
Abandoned BabiesLegislators, health officials unite to curb recent trend
You've read the article. Now tell us what you think. A disturbing message...Read more
SCAN OR SCAMDo quick ultrasounds give reliable answers about stroke risk?
Robert Hayes is just like many of your patients, and he...Read more
A computer, the Web, and an ethical dilemma
When nurses face an ethical dilemma, where can they turn? Hundreds have looked to...Read more
Crime and Punishment?
Healthcare practitioners across the country are asking the same question: Should nurses be criminally prosecuted when their...Read more
Wash OutCould antibacterial soaps createnew bacterial strains?
Handwashing — health professionals do it hundreds of times a week. Antibacterial soaps...Read more