The Development of Nursing-Sensitive Indicators to Assess the Implementation of Intensive Care Unit Protocols
- Study seeks change in nursing staff uses. Moore Jr., J. Duncan // Modern Healthcare;1/22/96, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p5
Focuses on a report that recommends the adjustment in the uses of nursing services in the United States. Legislation clamored by nursing unions in 1993; Comments from Carolyne Davis, chairman of the American Nurses Association; Need for hospital nurses to gain advanced clinical and supervisory...
- Nursing institutions in the Tucson area. // Inside Tucson Business;12/30/96 Supplement, Vol. 6 Issue 40, p84
Lists nursing institutions in Tucson, Arizona, ranked by the number of licensed beds in 1996. Administrator; Levels of care; Previous year ranking; Year established locally; Contact information.
- Supervisory care centers in the Tucson area. // Inside Tucson Business;12/11/95, Vol. 5 Issue 37, p8
Presents a list of supervisory care centers in the Tucson, Arizona area. Names, addresses and telephone numbers; Number of licensed beds; Monthly room rates; Number of employees; Patient categories; Services; Administrator; Year established locally.
- Projects take new approaches to stemming the nursing shortage. // Health Care Financing Review;Fall90, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p126
Features the seven projects representing approaches to stemming the shortage of nursing services in the United States. Source of finance; Duration of the project.
- Phone therapy studied. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;6/20/94, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p24
Reports on the benefits of the phone therapy, a case management tool used by nurses to check on patients a month after discharge. Results of a study conducted by Stanford University researchers.
- If a patient needs a traveling nurse. Wolfe, Suzanne J. // RN;Jun95, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p11
Describes the Traveling Nurses' Network which pairs nurses with patients who need assistance while traveling. Considerations in variation of costs; Contact information.
- Acute care decisions. Haddad, Amy; Cerrato, Paul L. // RN;Sep96, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p17
Focuses on the decisions of nurses on the issue of giving information and the violation of nurses' religious conviction. Nurses' obligation to provide needed information; Patient rights versus caregiver rights; Nurses need of explaining their positions; Advice to morally reserved caregivers.
- Why Every Nurse Should Support the Florida Center for Nursing. Fuller, Willa // Florida Nurse;Jun2008, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p2
The author reflects on the importance of the services of the Florida Center for Nursing. She states that the center accurately gather information about the nurses in the state, while it is also very realistic and supportive. Furthermore, she notes that the Florida Center for Nursing has allowed...
- Temp agency born from hospital policy. McCracken, Jeffrey // Crain's Small Business -- Southeast Michigan Edition;Sep96, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p19
Describes the services offered by Daniel and Sheila Ochylski's firm Independent Nursing Services in Michigan. Employment of about 240 nurses sent to hospitals and nursing homes; Decision by the Ochylski's to resign from their hospital jobs and start the company; Financial performance.
- Versatile ANS helps nurses gain top pay, flexible hours. Butler, Elisabeth // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);11/4/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p5
Describes how American Nursing Services (ANS) assist nurses gain top pay and flexible hours without comprising medical care. Corporate background and growth of ANS; Average annual pay of a full-time nurse with the agency; Vision of being the premier employer for nurses.