American Nurses Association’s new president says nurses need more supportJanuary 16th 2023
Jennifer Mensik Kennedy, who took the post earlier this month, said nurses need more than occasional pizza parties. Healthcare leaders need to change their work environment to help nurses thrive, she says.
One in four hospital patients suffers adverse events, and some can be avoidedJanuary 13th 2023
Researchers found about a quarter of adverse events are preventable, according to a new study. But many hospitals rely on voluntary reporting, so some adverse events likely aren't being captured.
New York nurses end strike after three daysJanuary 12th 2023
Nurses walked out at Montefiore Medical Center and Mount Sinai Hospital Monday. The nurses said they achieved their goals of securing better staffing levels and wages, and the hospitals said they are pleased with the agreements.
Hospitals ‘disappointed’ in delay of remedy over billions in 340B paymentsJanuary 11th 2023
A court ruling has given the Department of Health and Human Services the chance to craft a solution over underpayments from the federal program. Hospitals sought faster relief after a Supreme Court ruling last year.
NY nurses reach deals with some hospitals, but nearly 10,000 nurses poised to strike MondayJanuary 6th 2023
Nurses are prepared to walk out of city hospitals on Jan. 9 if they don’t get agreements. Hospitals are preparing for a walkout, including delaying procedures and transferring patients.