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The Difference between a Nurse Calling System and a Mass Notification System in Senior Care Facilities

Nurse calling systems and mass notification systems in senior care facilities differ widely in their purposes; but, as both types of...

The Difference between a Nurse Calling System and a Mass Notification System in Senior Care Facilities

Tara Gibson
September 17, 2019

Nurse calling systems and mass notification systems in senior care facilities differ widely in their purposes; but, as both types of...

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The 9 Best Medical Television Shows of All Time

Amelia Marceau
September 10, 2019

Medical television shows have been captivating people for close to 50 years. The intrigue of an emergency room, surgical unit, and the...

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Reauthorization of PAPHPA Increases Disaster Preparedness Support for Hospitals

Andrea Lebron
August 27, 2019

The recent reauthorization of the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA) provides additional support for medical facilities...

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A Day in the Life of a Hospital Emergency Manager

Samantha Hoppe
August 20, 2019

Hospitals are a critical part of an emergency. But how do medical centers remain operational when disaster strikes? Hospital emergency...

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What is Lateral Violence in Nursing?

Kathleen Ohlson
August 13, 2019

Nurses today often are the backbone of a hospital or healthcare organization’s business operations, but lateral violence in nursing is...

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Why Nurses Need Mental Health Days

Tara Gibson
July 30, 2019

Some days you just need a break. Even when you absolutely love your job, stress, deadlines, meetings, and more can add strain to your...

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Q&A with Chief David O. Brown on Mental Health Awareness in the Law Enforcement Community and Beyond

Andrea Lebron
July 24, 2019

In a recent webinar “Addressing Mental Health for Improved Community Safety”, retired Dallas Police Chief David O. Brown shared his...

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What is a Travel Nurse?

Amelia Marceau
July 23, 2019

The interest in travel nursing has been on the rise. With a national nursing shortage anticipated for 2020, many registered nurses are...

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Do HIPAA Exemptions during Mental Health Emergencies Really Exist?

Andrea Lebron
July 17, 2019

One of the biggest obstacles to addressing mental health for improved community safety is a misunderstanding of the Health Insurance...

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The Top Nurse Safety Financial Statistics You Should Know

Amelia Marceau
July 02, 2019

Keeping nurses safe is not an easy feat and the financial statistics that go along with nurse safety initiatives prove how much of an...

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How to Improve Hospital Patient Safety Grades

Amelia Marceau
June 25, 2019

As many as 440,000 people die every year from hospital errors, injuries, accidents, and infection, according to the Leapfrog Group....

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How Parking and Intake Practices Can Impact Hospital Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
June 18, 2019

Although creating a good impression during parking and intake can enhance the patient experience, patient transition zones can become...

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