Dec 19, 2019
In this episode, we're taking a close look at acuity-based vs. ratio-based staffing. Nurses address patient care needs through a variety of nursing interventions, all of which require time to execute. Insufficient time means insufficient care. Administrators seek to achieve staffing levels that are lean enough to...
Dec 6, 2019
In this episode, we're addressing the difficult and multi-dimensional of suicide. The effects of suicide go far beyond the person who acts to take his or her life and the lasting effects on friends and family can be devastating. Whether you have concerns about a patient, a fellow nurse, or perhaps yourself, we'll be...
Nov 15, 2019
In this episode, we're learning more about The Nightingale Challenge. The World Health Organization is calling the year of 2020 “The Year of the Nurse and the Midwife,” honoring the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale. During 2020, Nursing Now is launching the Nightingale Challenge to invest in young nurses...
Nov 1, 2019
In this episode, we're tackling nursing burnout. According to the studies of nursing satisfaction, nearly half of all nurses report feeling burned out or disengaged at work. One of the key ways to combat burnout as medical-surgical nurses and within our nursing teams is to develop resilience. Listen to learn more.
Oct 21, 2019
In this episode, we're
talking tech. From design, usability, and workflow to the role of the bedside nurse,
technology is... Read more
Brandon Fleharty MHA, MSN, RN-BC, PMP, CPHIMS is a clinical informatics lead at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha, NE. He previously worked as a staff nurse in neurosciences then...