U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Jan
29

The Nurse’s Role in the Reduction of Pressure Sore Risk

Pressure sores—including both pressure ulcers and bed sores—comprise a substantial obstacle within nursing homes, hospitals, home health, and other settings wherein health services are rendered. Primarily caused due to the reduced blood flow to an area of the body as a result of constant pressure thereupon, the resulting damage can lead to dead tissues as […]

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Jan
03

Insufficient Nursing Staff Directly Correlates with Higher Risks for Patients

The NINR  (which forms part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services) states that the U.S.A is experiencing a shortage of Registered Nurses (RNs) whose affect can be most felt in hospitals where the majority of RNs are employed. In an abstract provided by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCMI), U.S. National […]

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Jul
24

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA’S FOUR YEAR GRANT TO TRAIN STUDENT NURSES IN PRIMARY CARE ROLES

The University of Southern Indiana initiate partnerships with rural hospitals in its region to train student nurses in primary care roles and has received a $2 million worth of federal grant to help support the program, with the opportunity to renew funding. Funded through the Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention division of the Health […]

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