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December 24, 2020

A troubled life, a difficult death

Like many of our homeless patients, “Sarah” was a bundle of contradictions. She came from money, got a good education, and worked as a college administrator […]
December 24, 2020

Advancing adoption of the electronic health record

They say health care is local and personal. I can attest to that. I moved from the private healthcare sector in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to the public national […]
December 24, 2020

Study: Extended shifts associated with nurse burnout and patient dissatisfaction

“The Longer The Shifts For Hospital Nurses, The Higher The Levels Of Burnout And Patient Dissatisfaction,” in November’s Health Affairs, found that nurses working shifts of 10 […]
December 24, 2020

Study: Supplemental nurses compared to permanent nurses

Supplemental nurses and permanent nurses share similar education levels, but supplemental nurses are slightly less experienced, more racially and ethnically diverse, and more likely to be […]