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December 29, 2020

Special Supplement to American Nurse Today – Best Practices for Falls Reduction: A Practical Guide

Introduction to Supplement – Meeting the challenge of falls reduction Preventing patient falls is at the top of mind for every caregiver in every clinical setting. […]
December 29, 2020

Long-term health outcomes of childhood sexual abuse

Psychological consequences of trauma were first seen in veterans of war and described in the literature as shell shock. By 1980, the diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder […]
December 29, 2020

ANA participates in International Panel on Safe Patient Handling

Recognized as a champion of safe patient handling on a national level, the American Nurses Association (ANA) contributed expertise to support nurses and other health care […]
December 29, 2020

Carrots and sticks

Is your hospital on the list? Starting this month, over 2,200 hospitals are forfeiting up to 1% of their base Medicare payments as penalty for readmission […]