Most Recent Articles by Angel McGarrity-Davis, RN, CDONA, NHA
As a director of nursing, how often should I hold staff meetings with all of our nurses? What are MUST topics at these meetings?
What are ways a director of nursing can adopt to "get in good" with the boss (the administrator)?
I am a new director of nursing. Can you share some ideas on what I can do for my staff?
I'm new to long-term care as a director of nursing. I love the residents that we care for, but it's so hard to manage the surveys, ombudsman, Department of Health, etc. The hours are more than a normal job. How do I keep going?
I've been hired at a long-term care facility as a care manager, and my entire background has been in case management from the acute care side. What in particular should I know about discharge planning?