Implementation of a Rapid Response Team: A Success Story
- EB55 Prehospital to Discharge: Improving Cardiac Arrest Outcomes With a Team Approach to Cooling. Barkas, Diane // Critical Care Nurse;Apr2014, Vol. 34 Issue 2, pe4
An abstract of the article "Prehospital to Discharge: Improving Cardiac Arrest Outcomes With a Team Approach to Cooling" by Diane Barkas is presented.
- The Impact Of Federal And State Funding Levels On Strategic Decisions And How Those Decisions Affect Patient Care. Byington, Randy L.; Keene, K. Shane; Masini, Douglas // Internet Journal of Healthcare Administration;2007, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p6
The impact of Federal and State funding levels on strategic decisions and how those decisions affect patient care The purpose of this study was to determine hospital executive management's perceptions of how turbulence in the politico-legal sector of the macroenvironment impacted the strategic...
- Emergency surgical care in Scotland. Court-Brown, C. M.; McQueen, M. M.; Patterson-Brown, S.; Nixon, S. J. // Surgeon (Edinburgh University Press);Apr2007, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p72
The introduction of waiting list initiatives and targets has resulted in the concentration of resources in politically important medical disciplines. This has inevitably meant that other medical disciplines, many of which involve emergency or unplanned admissions, have diminished resources. We...
- Sharp Rise in Recruitment Fails to Plug Nursing Gap. Darmiento, Laurence // Orange County Business Journal;2/10/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p22
Reports on the recruitment of nurses by various hospitals in California. Offer of cash bonuses; Increase in the incentive package offered to nurses; Payment of housing and tuition for continuing education.
- Local hospitals expand, but staffing issues remain. King, Pat // Las Vegas Business Press;09/25/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p18
Reports on the nursing shortage in Las Vegas, Nevada, hospitals. Challenges facing hospitals in attracting nurses; Recruitment packages offered; Hospital expansion projects in the area.
- Hospitals find nurses in decreasing supply. // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/29/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p35
Highlights the shortage of nurses in United States hospitals. Rise in hospital admissions and outpatient volume; Recruitment of nurses from overseas; Use of contract nurses.
- Where Were You When The Lights Went Out? Gardner, Karen // Trustee;Jun2001, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p2
Deals with the nursing shortage in the United States. Reasons for leaving hospital work; Implications for hospitals; Importance of nurses.
- NORTH DAKOTA. Cataldo, Rosie // Fedgazette;Mar2001, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p15
Reports on the impact of nursing shortages on the health care industry in North Dakota. Reason for the nursing shortage of the state; Amount of medical reimbursement implemented by the state's hospitals; Efforts of United States Senator Kent Conrad to address the nursing shortage of the state.
- Different looks at the numbers illustrate depth of nursing shortage at hospitals in Maryland. // AHA News;09/04/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 35, p4
Presents several graphs illustrating nursing shortage problems at hospitals in Maryland. Turnover rates of nurses in Maryland hospitals; Number of nurses needed based on a survey made in 1999 and 2000.