Patient and Staff Satisfaction on a Budget
Being the head leader on a unit is a difficult task to manage. Everything flows in different directions and accountability always falls on the nurse manager. Healthcare organizations have come to recognize the importance of nursing input in fiscal planning, and nurse leader-managers.
Advantages and the Emergence of Electronic Health Records
From a clinician standpoint, health information integrated with computer technology has revolutionized the medical field. The constant diagnostic tests, procedures, and other pertinent patient information reduce the errors and delays for providers.
Nurse Shortage: Exhausted Staff, Desperate Students, Overlooked Patients
Shortage of nurses is nothing new; it has been around for years. Except now, with baby boomers nearing retirement age and millions of people getting access to insurance through the Affordable Healthcare Act, the crisis seems more imminent than ever.