Jennifer Thew, RN, is the senior nursing editor at HealthLeaders Media.
The hottest nursing topics this year were patient experience, job satisfaction, and the wellbeing of nurses.
Nurses bring a wealth of clinical understanding to the chief executive role, but they have to master business skills and a wider focus if they want to succeed.
In a letter to the president-elect, the American Nurses Association calls for an equitable health system that supports increased access to cost effective, high-quality care.
New policies developed by nursing leaders at three Chicago-area hospitals guide hospital staff in caring for behavioral health patients and keeping them safe.
Improvements in technology and decreased cost of equipment have poised virtual reality to change the education of healthcare professionals and the clinical treatment of patients.
Workplace safety and nurse surveillance capacity can boost quality ratings and lower pressure ulcer rates, Press Ganey analysis finds.
Attendees at the HealthLeaders Media 2016 Chief Nursing Officer Exchange shared their best peer-to-peer solutions to some of the biggest challenges facing the nursing profession.
When Southwestern Vermont Medical Center deployed its nurses in new ways, it saw a big drop in hospital admissions and ED usage among at-risk patients.
The effectiveness of patient advisory councils varies. The director of a solutions-oriented patient advocacy at a suburban Chicago hospital offers tips on creating engaged and effective patient advisory groups.
As nursing organizations review the 2,400-page final rule, some are calling on CMS to clarify the implications for APRNs.