High turnover rates and small selection pools make it more difficult to hire entry-level healthcare employees, according to a task force report.
I’m concerned with the new megarule expenses and that maybe I need to rethink my need for skilled nursing beds. What are your thoughts?
As online nursing education increases in popularity, researchers are finding institutional procedures may not be keeping up.
We do background checks on new employees. But now there’s word we’ll be getting sued because a relatively new nurse aide allegedly improperly touched certain residents. How can we avoid a potentially nightmarish sexual assault scenario we knew nothing about, nor could have foreseen?
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has asked for coverage of knee replacement surgeries in outpatient facilities as part of a proposal concerning hospital outpatient prospective payments.
Is it best practice, for consistency, to have only the wound nurse measure, stage and assess pressure injuries?