News Ticker

Nursing

Long Shifts Lead to More Risk

Long shifts, often the norm in nursing, add undue risk for both the patient and the nurse compared to shorter ones. Poor work environments have been linked to failure to rescue, increased patient mortality, nurse dissatisfaction, and poor [...]

March 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Future of Medicine

Primary care physicians – general internists, family practitioners, general pediatricians – are on the verge of extinction. With pressures pushing young physicians toward specialization, a primary care crisis looms. Other workforce [...]

October 22, 2009 // 0 Comments