Tag Archives: Nurses

3 in 10 nurses want to leave their employers, survey shows

Dive Brief: Already in the midst of a nationwide shortage, nearly a third of the country’s nurses say they are seriously considering leaving the profession, according to a new survey by Press Ganey. The trend could exacerbate the complications hospitals have in hiring and maintaining their nursing staffs. Particularly troubling to providers is the trend… Read More »

Danish government intervenes to end nurses’ strike over pay

Denmark’s Parliament is expected to end a nurses’ strike by implementing a previously rejected pay proposal ByThe Associated Press August 26, 2021, 8:04 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Denmark’s Parliament is expected to end a nurses’ strike Thursday by implementing a previously rejected pay proposal,… Read More »

Meet Mission Health’s 2021 Great 100 Nurses of North Carolina

PHOTO (l to r) Andie Slivinski, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Jessica Fusco, Clinical Nurse, and Judy Luff, Clinical Nurse As servant leaders, nursing teaches us to recognize ourselves in others, keep alive our common humanity and focus on single caring moments through the practice of heart-centered care. This year, Mission Health had the opportunity to honor… Read More »

We Should Hold Nurses in Our Hearts the Whole Year Round, But Especially This May

Tom Neal By Tom Neal, RN, MBA, MHA We owe all frontline healthcare workers a huge debt of gratitude for their selfless devotion to their patients, willingness to risk contracting the COVID-19 virus themselves or bringing it home to their families, and amazing ability to adapt expertly to the ever-changing realities that the virus constantly… Read More »

Public Health Nurses Once Again Asking, “What Are They Thinking?”

Whitney Thurman Karen Johnson By KAREN JOHNSON and WHITNEY THURMAN One recent Friday night, we huddled with our colleagues in the pouring rain at a movie theater parking lot– our cars packed with supplies for our mobile vaccine clinic— trying to find someone who wanted an extra dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine before it expired.… Read More »