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Joined Mar 14, '04 - from 'California, USA'. herring_RN is a registered nurse. She has '>40 years' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Critical care, tele, Medical-Surgical'. Posts: 12,217 (69% Liked) Likes: 21,364

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  1. The Trouble with Kaiser's Technology Nurses say the healthcare giant's new Oakland Medical...
    Sep 10
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  2. Charity seeking to buy 20,000 Ebola suits for health workers Leprosy Mission says €5 will...
    Sep 4
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. Ebola survivors: Hospital staff exposed in Africa The hospital in Liberia where three American aid workers...
    Sep 4
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. Nurses at Monrovia's John F Kennedy hospital say they will not return to work until they get protective suits and better pay...
    Sep 4
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. Interruptions Linked to Medication Errors by Nurses
    Aug 17
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  6. Nurses need better working conditions to reduce medical errors The nation's 2.2 million registered nurses, 700,000...
    Aug 17
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. A good article. What it doesn't say is that nurse staffing is key to preventing errors and complications.
    Aug 17
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  8. Staffing is negotiable. Staffing is a working condition. Some of our contracts include numerical ratios for each unit....
    Aug 4
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  9. Long ago I was working extra shifts at various hospitals as a registry nurse. One was so very excellent with regard to...
    Aug 3
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  10. In my state health care practitioners must disclose their name and license status. In most settings this is by wearing a...
    Aug 2
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. Look up your state nurse's association or other union. Ask about organizing. A group of you meet to ask questions and hear...
    Jul 30
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  12. I've known one nurse who was able to use Workers Compensation to take a leave for stress. Her BP was extremely elevated. The...
    Jul 29
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  13. Is it one of these? Physician robot to begin making rounds - Computerworld
    Jul 14
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. Some inequality I have witnessed in the past: Insufficient nursing staff so that more time is spent with residents who...
    Jul 5
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. I wish it did.
    Jul 3
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  16. The Supreme Court decision respects one religious belief and specifically stated the same criteria for corporate employers...
    Jul 2
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  17. BAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- Nurses at Mount Desert Island Hospital in Bar Harbor picketed outside the facility today...
    Jun 29
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  18. The video was meant to use humor to bring attention to a very real problem at some facilities. PS: There was a nurse in...
    Jun 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Technology can be helpful, but it can be a problem too. You may want to look at this thread titled "Patients Need a...
    Jun 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. ...The nurses union has joined local residents’ fight to get petcoke transportation and storage banned in Chicago. They see...
    Jun 27
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics

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