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Nurse Leader Insider: 2016 Archive
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December 29, 2016
Nurses are once again named the most trusted profession
Build a Care Team
Big Ideas: Virtual Reality Becomes Reality
Rock Your Health: The FIX is IN!
 
December 21, 2016
Nursing's GEM award winners announced
Patient elopement: Widespread, but rarely discussed
Nurses are an invaluable resource for developing medical equipment
 
December 15, 2016
Nurse uses Lego® on the job
Nursing care centers sought for Joint Commission infection control study
What it takes to be a nurse and CEO
 
December 08, 2016
Making nurses into leaders
Work environment strongly influences nurse and patient outcomes
Rock Your Health: When you can’t stop working!
Rock Your Health: When you can’t stop working!
 
December 01, 2016
How nurses can reduce patient anxiety
Let Hospital Staff Lead Quality Improvement Efforts
3 obstacles to higher education levels in nursing
 
November 17, 2016
Simulation training benefits experienced nurses
CNO Exchange: Nurse Executive Shares Promising Workforce Solution
Developing your staff members into nursing professionals
Free Tool: Overview of Professional Development Levels of Expertise
 
November 10, 2016
Demand for nurses on the rise
The role of nurses in combating the opioid epidemic
3 Ways to build a strong transitional care program
 
November 03, 2016
Bilingual nurses improve patient safety
Four ways to get better results from Patient Advisory Councils
Nursing excellence: Turn to APNs to meet your nursing research needs
 
October 27, 2016
How nurse managers can inspire creativity
How the ’Doc Fix’ Will Affect Nurses, Other Providers
Nurse Manager Alert: But they looked good on paper!
On average, California nurses are the highest paid
Free Tool: Practice Council Charter Template
 
October 20, 2016
Tips for recruiting male nurses
Nurses file for collective action over lunchbreak dispute
Exploring Post-Discharge Spaces Designed to Eliminate Gaps in Care
How Mercy Streamlined Onboarding of its Healthcare Workers
 
October 13, 2016
Nurse Assist issues voluntary recall of I.V. Flush Syringes
3 Tips for Safer Patient Handling
Allina and nurses agree to end strike
 
October 06, 2016
Nursing's role in care transitions
Grad school pays dividends for nurses
5 Things to Know About Drug Diversion
Allina nurses go back on strike
 
September 29, 2016
Registered nurses picking up the slack in primary care
Clinical Alarm Safety Improvements are a Team Effort
UN Declares Drug Resistance a Global Threat
Free self-assessment tool
Optimizing Patient Safety Across the Care Continuum: A New Outlook
 
September 22, 2016
Celebrate Nursing Professional Development week with HCPro!
Nurse educator takes to Instagram to help new nurses
How MRSA Rates Sunk 42% at SC Health System
Shared Governance Nursing Training Program
 
September 15, 2016
Study: Improving empathetic care could reduce patient readmissions
Five reasons nurses want to leave your hospital
Nurse educators invent simulation training devices
Rock Your Health: Why Am I So Sleepy?
Have a great idea? Like to write?
 
September 08, 2016
Study: More nurses means less patient restraints
Dallas police shootings seen through a CNO’s eyes
AORN argues that nurse bullying can affect patient outcomes
Free Tool: Guidelines for providing effective feedback
Featured Webcast: Millennial Nurse Retention: Bridging the Generation Gap
 
September 01, 2016
The role of midwives is in a state of flux
Nurses at the frontline of hand hygiene
Rock Your Health: If it's not one thing, it's another! The Art of Accepting the Inevitable
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team
 
August 25, 2016
End of summer nursing roundup
Nurses Borrow from Comics to Sharpen Communication Skills
Nurses borrow from comics to sharpen communication skills
Do's and don'ts for conducting a successful interview
 
August 18, 2016
Teambuilding breaks down walls in healthcare
This Nurse leader cut LOS by 40% in the emergency department
Rock Your Health: Network or Die!
The Six C's of CAUTI Prevention
 
August 11, 2016
Advancing the Role of Nursing, Optimizing Quality Clinical Care
OMB Snubs Clinical Nurse Specialists
Leadership: Excerpt from Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility
 
August 04, 2016
Critical care nurses most likely to face burnout
4 Ways to Indirectly Influence Patient Experience
Free Tool: Conflict Resolution Worksheet
Shared Governance, Third Edition: A Practical Approach to Transforming Interprofessional Healthcare
 
July 28, 2016
Helping patients by improving team performance
Reducing Falls by Engaging Patients
FTC Backs VA ’Full Practice Authority’ for APRNs
Rock Your Health: Three cravings you must have
 
July 21, 2016
From the nurse manager's bookshelf: Patient classification systems
Medical errors are the third leading cause of death: Now what?
A patient’s advice on improving patient satisfaction
Virtual reality a potential solution for pain management
 
July 14, 2016
Transforming the continuum of care with technology
Weekly roundup
Medical Errors: What a nurse knows about protecting patients
Rock Your Health: 10 Life lessons from the blackberry patch
 
July 07, 2016
Ask the Experts: Nurses strikes
Evidence trumps politics when it comes to APRNs
A good rapport with families can improve patient care
Improving Nursing Documentation and Reducing Risk
 
June 30, 2016
Summer Nurse Roundup
Why do nurses join unions?
What a nurse knows about population health
Nurse leaders, take our critical thinking survey!
Leaders’ Guide to Nurse Management
 
June 23, 2016
New strategies for the nursing shortage
3 Ways a CNS Can Influence Quality of Care
Dispelling myths about nurse practitioners
Clarifications of the Most Common Joint Commission Safety Findings
Check out the new and improved Strategies for Nurse Managers!
 
June 16, 2016
House calls can benefit patients and cut costs
VA wants full practice authority for advanced practice nurses
Four strategies for nurses who want to enter the boardroom
Excerpt from Ending Nurse to Nurse Hostility, Second Edition
 
June 09, 2016
New report reveals CNO earnings and job satisfaction
Game teaches nurses about med management
National Time Out Day
Rock Your Health: Are your joints starting to act up?
Featured webcast: The Approved 2012 Life Safety Code®: What You Need to Know
 
June 02, 2016
Animal therapy not just for patients
Moral Resilience as an Antidote to Moral Distress
Rock Your Health: Six daily habits you should definitely steal from history?s greatest ?Creatives?
Featured Webcast: Automating Informed Consent Moving from Paper to Electronic Consent Forms
 
May 26, 2016
Nurses uniquely qualified for hospital design
3 Reasons to Support Full Practice Environments for NPs
Physicians favor texting medical orders more than nurses
Overtime laws could change the game for home health
 
May 19, 2016
Women executives face more criticism than men
Free Delegation Tool
This CNIO is a Nurse First
The history and importance of the pinning ceremony
Like the new Strategies for Nurse Managers Facebook page!
Last chance to take our nursing survey!
 
May 12, 2016
Florence Nightingale, the original Nurse Leader
Rock Your Health: 6 Daily habits you should definitely steal from history’s greatest "Creatives"
Happy Nurses' Week, Happy Nurses
Nurses rallying for improved staffing ratios
Take the Strategies for Nurse Managers Survey
Featured Webcast: Creating a Culture of Ethical Practice to Foster Nurse Resilience
 
May 05, 2016
Working the night shift may increase risk of heart disease
CMS adopts 2012 Life Safety Code®
NPSF Announces DAISY Award 2016 Honorees
Forcing the Conversation on Behavioral Health
 
April 28, 2016
Dealing with secondary trauma for mass-casualty nurses
How a SNF Quality Initiative is Decreasing Hospitalizations
Sentinel Event Alert aimed at preventing falls
The Charge Nurse Leader Program Builder: A Competency-Based Approach for Developing Frontline Leaders
Revolutionizing Renal Care with Predictive Analytics for CKD
 
April 21, 2016
Telehealth provides opportunities to learn, educate and lead
Solidify the Nurse Leader’s Role in Care Coordination
Newly promoted leaders need support too
Design Guidelines for High-Risk Patients in Hospitals
Join our Nursing Book Review Group!
Featured Webcast: How to Establish an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
 
April 14, 2016
Shared decision making has benefits for minority patients
AONE: Nursing Care’s Long Reach Gets Results
New study finds the best hand-washing technique
Join our Nursing Book Review Group!
Featured webcast: Millennial Nurse Retention: Bridging the Generation Gap
 
April 07, 2016
Registered nurses not immune to industry influence
Rock Your Health: 90% of Managers Have Digestive Health Issues
Two Predictors of Job Satisfaction Among New Nurse Managers
Free Tool: Scenario Validation Checklist for a Simulation
Featured webcast: Drug Diversion in Healthcare: Improve Security and Avoid Fines
 
March 31, 2016
Perspectives on nurse leadership
Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility recommended by the American Nurses Association
How CNOs can build support for evidence-based practice
Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility, Second Edition
 
March 24, 2016
Better work environments equal better patient outcomes
California nurses seven-day strike ends in stalemate
Better staff communication is key to patient safety
Predictive Data Cuts Mortality by 30%
 
March 17, 2016
3 in 4 Nurse leaders spend 10% or less of their budgets on evidence-based practices
How nurse education can inspire collaboration
The top 10 health technology hazards and how to address them
Winter Nursing Roundup: The best and worst of nursing
Become an HCPro Author
Millennial Nurse Retention: Bridging the Generation Gap
 
March 10, 2016
Combating depression in nurses
Rock Your Health: 6 Excellent Ideas to FIRE UP Your Work
Become an HCPro Author
Essential Skills for Nurse Managers
Featured webcast: Patients with High-Risk Behaviors: Keeping Your Facility and Workers Safe
 
March 03, 2016
Dealing with racism in patients
What to know about new nurses: Social media
What makes the perfect nurse?
Free Tools: Setting the agenda
Featured webcast: Millennial Nurse Retention: Bridging the Generation Gap
 
February 25, 2016
What to know about new nurses: Motivating millennials
Plan for infectious pandemics now
Strategies for implementing evidence-based practices: Journal clubs
Exlcusive excerpt from Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team: Motivation
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team
 
February 18, 2016
How rethinking reviews can boost staff morale
The Zika virus: resources and guidelines
Study: Links between patient safety and staff workload
What to know about New Nurses: Tips for getting and keeping RNs in a rural hospital
Managing the Intergenerational Nursing Team
Featured Webcast- "CMS Surveys: Preparing With Confidence"
 
February 11, 2016
Rock Your Health: 7 Secrets to Being a Healthy Nurse
Take Five: How renewal rooms revive stressed out nurses
 
February 04, 2016
What to know about New Nurses: Tackling Turnover
Finance and Budgeting Made Simple: Essential Skills for Nurses
 
January 28, 2016
Rock Your Health: Finally - An Easy Way to Get Moving!
 
January 21, 2016
What to know about New Nurses: Location
Healthcare Simulation Program Builder
Book Excerpt: Coordination and Delivery of Patient Care
 
January 14, 2016
Rock Your Health: Your 10 Step Guide to a Rockin' New Year
The Charge Nurse Leader Program Builder: A Competency-Based Approach for Developing Frontline Leaders
Bribery on Two Continents: Olympus Corp., to Pay $646 Million Settlement
 
January 07, 2016
Rock Your Health: Avoid New Year weight gain with a clean sweep!
Evidence-Based Practice Made Simple