The following is from Gallup News. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Americans’ ratings of nearly all 23 professions measured in Gallup’s 2023 Honesty and Ethics poll are lower than they have been in recent years. Only one profession — labor union leaders — […]
The following is an excerpt from Becker’s Hospital Review. A judge reinstated a Buffalo, N.Y.-based Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center nurse who was fired for refusing to be vaccinated for Covid, The Buffalo News reported Aug. 28. The judge overturned an arbitrator’s
The following is an excerpt from MedPage Today. A special session of Congress was called 35 years ago to make lawmakers and the public aware of stories of patients left to die in hospital parking lots for lack of insurance.
The alarm is being sounded at hospitals across the country in critical condition due to staffing shortages. There’s an important side of that story seldom heard: the role that Covid vaccine mandates played in those shortages. Today, our cover story
The following is an excerpt from Becker’s Hospital Review. Nurses in North Carolina can now be sued for patient harm that results from them following physicians’ orders, the state Supreme Court ruled last month. The Aug. 19 ruling strikes down a 90-year-old
The following is an excerpt from Becker’s Hospital Review. Rather than return to their former hospital jobs, some travel nurses are leaving the field altogether as demand for travel nurses comes back down from unprecedented highs during the pandemic, NBC News reported Sept. 3
The following is an excerpt from Becker’s Hospital Review. Two staff nurses and one emergency department physician were stabbed June 3 inside Encino (Calif.) Hospital Medical Center. The alleged assailant, 35-year-old Ashkan Amirsoleymani, entered the hospital emergency department, where he
The following is an excerpt from Becker’s Hospital Review. More than 100,000 nurses left the workforce in 2021, according to an analysis published April 13 in Health Affairs. Now a nurse’s criminal conviction for a medical error has the profession worried about how