Resiliency of Accomplished Critical Care Nurses in a Natural Disaster
- THE IMPACT OF KEY OPERATING VARIABLES ON CAPACITY UTILIZATION IN A STATEWIDE NETWORK OF ACUTE CARE HOSPITALS. Causey, Douglas C.; Rana, Dharam S.; Hudson, Thabryxelle // Journal of International Management Studies;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p30
This study evaluates the effect of several key hospital operating variables on capacity utilization for an entire network of acute care hospitals. The impact of five variables on capacity utilization is examined based on operating data published in the Mississippi Hospital Report from 2000 to...
- TOOWOOMBA AND THE LOCKYER VALLEY. Kretschmann, Dianne // Queensland Nurse;Feb2011, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p21
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of a flood that hit in Toowoomba, Queensland.
- Plan B (Hurricane Version). Coyle, Jay // Yachting;Feb2006, Vol. 199 Issue 2, p146
The article relates the author's experience of hurricane in Florida.
- Before you go: Hurricanes. // Antigua & Barbuda (Landmark Visitors Guide);2004 2nd Edition, p13
Presents information on the hurricane season in Antigua and Barbuda. Devastation caused by Hurricane Luis in 1995; Efforts of the islanders to repair the damages caused by hurricanes; Information on a hurricane contingency plan made by the government.
- Storm Tracker. Naparstek, Aaron // New York;9/12/2005, Vol. 38 Issue 31, p26
Recalls the hurricanes that had hit New York. Intensity of the cyclone that hit Manhattan in 1821; Emergency management adopted by the authority; Interval of the storms.
- Crossing care boundaries. Johnson, Penny // Mental Health Practice;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p11
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of working as a mental health nurse in an acute medical care ward specializing in endocrinology.
- SAFE STAFFING IN MASSACHUSETTS: A YEAR OF LEGISLATIVE ACTION. Curtin, Linda; Gall, Gail B.; Vigue, Brenda // Online Journal of Issues in Nursing;2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p3
The article reports that the American Nurses Association is in favor of the federal legislation for safe staffing in acute medical care settings. It further offers information on two bills filed in Massachusetts for the 2005-2006 session that offer divergent strategies for addressing patient...
- FORECASTING NURSING STAFFING REQUIREMENTS BY INTENSITY-OF-CARE LEVEL. Helmer, F. Theodore; Oppermann, Edward B.; Suver, James D. // Interfaces;Jun80, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p50
The article presents the findings of a study carried out to assess the need for more efficient nursing man-hour budgets, workload forecasts, and control procedures. One of the more difficult jobs confronting a hospital administrator is estimating the level of nurse staffing needed to meet...
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Brown, Verlia; Janik, Barbara A.; Hodgson, Jeanne // RN;May75, Vol. 38 Issue 5, pICU14
Presents comments on articles related to intensive care unit (ICU) nursing. Orientation program for nurses who are to work in the ICU; Alternative activities of ICU nurses during slack days; Issue over the floating of staff nurses in the ICU.