New Study Identifies Strategies to Retain Experienced Nurses as Nursing Shortage Looms & Nation's Health Care Needs Grow
Improving Morale, Utilizing Innovative Staffing Approaches among Keys to Success
PRINCETON, N.J., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Experienced nurses provide quick and accurate assessments of patient health and well-being, mentor less experienced staff, maintain institutiona...
Financial Crisis Looms on Minds of Voters; Affordability of Health Care Major Concern as They Head to the Polls
WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight out of 10 Americans
fear that the current financial crisis will affect their ability to pay
their medical bills, according to the results of a poll of more than 4,000
U.S. adults released today by the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions, a
ISBT 128 Labeling Implementation Date Looms for Blood Centers
Mediware announces readiness for new standards
LENEXA, Kan., Mar. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mediware Information
Systems (Nasdaq: MEDW ), a provider of ClosedLoop(TM) clinical systems for
blood and medication management, has announced its blood management
software systems, inc...
January 1 Looms Large for Lymphoma Patients
Action necessary before year end to prevent loss of access to crucial lymphoma drugs
WHITE PLAINS, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
is urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to reverse
detrimental changes to reimburseme...
SNM expresses serious concerns as isotope shortage looms
RESTON, Va.A shutdown announced yesterday at a nuclear reactor facility at Petten in the Netherlands threatens the ability of countries across the globe to access and obtain radioactive isotopes, which are critical for performing many common nuclear medicine procedures in the United States and wor...
Despite Americans' High Regard, Nursing Shortage Still Looms
Nursing work force researchers announce results of landmark studies at
Washington, DC, press conference.
PITMAN, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite a temporary
lull in the country's nursing shortage, data point to a gathering storm
that will be "like a Category Three hurricane, ...
Fear of Dengue looms large in China, as Mosquitoes Make Most of Sunshine!
China is susceptible to an outbreak of dengue, also known as bone-breaker's disease, with the average temperature of 28 degrees being conducive for the mosquitoes to breed//. China's Health Ministry has alerted the public about dengue fever, which is a lethal mosquito borne disease that could turn ...
AIDS shadow looms over Bhilai plant
The Chhattisgarh government's AIDS Control Committee said the BSP, a flagship unit of state-run Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) and located 30 km west of Raipur// , has 92 confirmed AIDS patients out of a total of 317 identified in the state.
"BSP tops the report with 92 confirmed cases fo...
Apprehension looms large over patient record system
The novel patient record system, designed to connect up 50 million patients' records, and the largest in civil projects, seems to be in trouble, according to reports. // The National Audit Office has been asked to check the veracity of reports doing the rounds that the new NHS system might have thr...
Fear Of Dengue Epidemic Looms Large: Fever Kills Five in Pakistan
Even as the Pakistani government struggles to prevent dengue from taking on epidemic proportions, health officials in Pakistan have confirmed that the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) // has killed at least 5 people, including a woman doctor, and infected around 45 people in the country's bi...