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  1. NNU President testified to Congress that a major gap remains in U.S. preparedness
    http://i278.photobucket.com/albums/kk119/silverthread7/WhatRNsNeedIsolation_zps6a326ae0.jpg ...
    Oct 27
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  2. Cam nurses use medical marijuana?
    I would definitely check with the BRN before using medical marijuana and accepting a patient assignment. A nurse impaired by other prescription medications may have his or her license jeopardized if...
    Oct 27
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. Why is NNU National Nurses United ignored on ANA and AACN websites?
    You don't have to be a member to read the history of CNA. We voted to leave ANA in 1995.It is on page 4: http://nurses.3cdn.net/1d1e00cd8cc7b03592_jy8m6v5hd.pdf
    Oct 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. Outcome Management Discussion
    You may find some answers in previously started threads. http://allnurses.com/nursing-activism-healthcare/outcomes-management-955554.html ...
    Oct 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. Why is NNU National Nurses United ignored on ANA and AACN websites?
    I misread the original post. I think ANA. AACN, NNU, and other organizations have their own focus. AACN is excellent on keeping it's members up to date on issues regarding critical care and...
    Oct 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. Why is NNU National Nurses United ignored on ANA and AACN websites?
    I'm a member of both AACN and NNU. I think there are plenty of threads where NNU is discussed. Here are some recent ones: ...
    Oct 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. Dr. Ribner- Lessons learned treating ebola patients in the U.S.
    Thank you. Some of what he said I had imagined including severe electrolyte imbalance. I learned a lot I hadnt even though of. I think this information should be available to nurses and...
    Oct 25
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  8. Encouraging Words From A BioContainment Nurse In Omaha Nebraska
    Thank you. We are asking our facilities to use at minimum what is used tom\ protect the caregivers at the University of Nebraska. I especially appreciate the video so we can visualize what they do....
    Oct 24
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  9. NNU President testified to Congress that a major gap remains in U.S. preparedness
    After Congressional Hearing on Ebola Prep. National Nurses Say Mandate for Hospitals Still Needed 24 Oct 2014 ... National Nurses United said a major gap remains in U.S....
    Oct 24
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  10. Nursing student question on on outcomes management and cost effectiveness
    Here is the other thread: http://allnurses.com/nursing-activism-healthcare/outcomes-management-955554.html
    Oct 24
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  11. Esme Needs Your Prayers and Well Wishes
    Esme: You know we love you. I'm praying you are better soon.
    Oct 24
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Doctors Without Borders Physician Tests Possitive for Ebola In New York City
    New York tests doctor who was in West Africa for Ebola By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK Thu Oct 23, 2014 A physician with Doctors without Borders...
    Oct 23
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  13. Outcomes Management
    There used to be an Outcomes Management" journal. http://www.nursingcenter.com/lnc/journalissue?Journal_ID=54038&Issue_ID=428542 Because people are hospitalized for the purpose of nursing care...
    Oct 23
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. URGENT: Are CDC Ebola Guidelines 'Good Enough'?
    Rhode Island is a compact state. I'm not certain how this would affect a nurse's license in that event. I do believe the Rhode Island Department of Health is not clear, but I would interpret their...
    Oct 23
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  15. Outcomes Management
    I think the best method for improving patient outcomes is the Nursing Process. It is a requirement of every nurse practice act i know of. In my state it is outlined here:...
    Oct 23
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. CDC Unveils New PPE Guidelines for Ebola
    Nurses across the country demand that President Obama take action now. Letter to President Obama - Copy and send to President Obama at info@messages.whitehouse.gov Sign the Online Petition...
    Oct 22
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  17. Musings on Protecting Nurses: Protecting Ourselves and Our Patients
    Help Stop Ebola by Telling Congress and the White House to Order Hospitals to Put Safety Standards First Simply put, the status quo is indefensible if it puts nurses, other frontline healthcare...
    Oct 22
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  18. EBOLA- Is this a game changer?
    Governor meets with nurses over Ebola concerns Flanked by key state health and safety department heads, Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday said California will address the concerns and worries of...
    Oct 22
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  19. CDC Unveils New PPE Guidelines for Ebola
    National Nurses Statement on New CDC Ebola Guidelines Oct. 21, 2014 — /PRNewswire/ -- National Nurses United today welcomed the call in the latest guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  20. URGENT: Are CDC Ebola Guidelines 'Good Enough'?
    From today's CDC website
    Oct 20
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  21. URGENT: Are CDC Ebola Guidelines 'Good Enough'?
    U.S. issues new protocols for treating Ebola patients By Anna Driver and Lisa Marie Garza DALLAS Tue Oct 21, 2014 The United States issued...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  22. For nurses union, Ebola scare is just another fight
    Rose Ann DeMoro is the executive Director of NNU. She was originally hired by the direct care RN elected officers and Board of Directors of the California Nurse's Association (CNA). ...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. BEST Ebola Theories
    You mean I can't trust that it must be true if it was on the internet? :laugh:
    Oct 20
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  24. Whistleblower, Briana Aguirre
    The Texas Nurse Whistleblower Law can be more effective than Safe Harbor for many nurses, however it does not protect a nurse who goes to the media. Texas Nurse Whistle-blower Law:...
    Oct 19
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  25. When It Comes To A Matter Of National Health, No Nurse Should Ever Fear Retribution
    Many nurses in Texas are represented by NNU. Most hospitals in El Paso have been organized. The others are smaller facilities. "Right to Work" means no one has to pay dues. The union does have to...
    Oct 19
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding


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