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December 24, 2020

Nursing quality: Strength in numbers

All of us want to be the best of the best. But how do we know if we’re providing the best-quality care? By measuring our baseline […]
December 24, 2020

FDA warns of potential risk of liver injury in ADPKD patients taking Samsca

On Jan. 25, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration notified healthcare professionals of significant liver injury associated with the use of Samsca in patients with […]
December 24, 2020

Building a compelling business case for nursing and quality indicators

In the past few years, several events have highlighted the value of the nursing profession in helping to achieve higher-quality, lower-cost patient care. For example, in […]
December 24, 2020

Teaching patients about FDA recommendations for proper medication disposal

Accidental exposure to medication in the home is a major cause of unintentional poisoning in children. Recent data show even child-resistant containers can’t completely prevent a […]