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- Putting safety first. // Nursing Management - UK;Oct2006, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p6
The article focuses on the Health Foundation's Safer Patients Initiatives. In November 2006, the Health Foundation will be deciding which acute care providers across Great Britain are to join its Safer Patients Initiative. According to Alan Finn, director of nursing and acute services,...
- America's changing face offers challenges. Bernd, David L.; Lofton, Kevin E. // AHA News;5/31/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p4
Focuses on the challenges being faced by health care providers in the U.S. Significance of tackling the challenges to the hospital and health care system; Creation of "A Diversity and Cultural Proficiency Assessment Tool for Leaders" by the American Health Association (AHA); Overview of the...
- Leadership in perioperative care. // British Journal of Perioperative Nursing;Oct2005, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p401
Provides insights on leadership in perioperative care. Changes implemented by the Association for Perioperative Practice to keep pace with the radical changes in both the provision of healthcare and in the type of roles undertaken by those working in the perioperative environment; Qualities of a...
- Learning initiatives in primary care across South East London: implication for recruitment and retention of GPs. Hughes, Julie // Work Based Learning in Primary Care;Jun2006, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p152
The authors reflects on a paper which explores the expertise and case-based teaching requirements in primary care and the results of the evaluation of an initiative for self-directed clinical learning across three primary care trusts in London, England. He considers the organizational...
- FROM THE PUBLISHER. Donaldson, Debbie // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/23/2014 Supplement, p3
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue including the shortage of medical specialists and the role of medical professionals in creating a national reputation of innovative healthcare availability in Las Vegas, Nevada.
- Specialist nurses ease workload for GPs and consultants, survey shows. // Nursing Standard;2/7/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p10
The article cites a survey which found that more than one third of patients in Great Britain would ask for general practitioner, if the specialist nursing care is not available. It explores the general practitioner and consultants' clinics would be overrun, if specialist nurses were not cared...
- Salaried GPs cop flak over higher pay. Yeats, Jodi // New Zealand Doctor;11/1/2006, p5
This article reports on the criticism filed by the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists against pay negotiations with a collective of low cost practices in the Wellington region of New Zealand. There was agreement on a collective covering four union centers and a number of other health...
- Health Manpower Distribution in Pennsylvania. Tokuhata, George; Newman, Pauline; Digon, Edward; Mann, Linda A.; Hartman, Thomas; Ramaswamy, Krishnan // American Journal of Public Health;Aug1975, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p837
The distribution of physicians and other licensed health personnel in the state of Pennsylvania is analyzed with regard to adequacy of personnel supply for the population served.
- MOBILE PROS WHO LEFT THEIR MARK. // Healthcare Traveler;Dec2013, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p10
No abstract available.