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Nov 22, 2022
A study found using I-PASS, a structured handoff tool, decreased major and minor adverse events and improved communication between providers across provider types and settings.
Nov 22, 2022
Life expectancy in the United States is lower than in other developed countries, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s 2022 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report.
Nov 22, 2022
The U.S. preterm birth rate increased to 10.5% in 2021, the highest rate in 15 years, according to the March of Dimes 2022 Report Card.
Nov 22, 2022
In recognition of National Rural Health Day on Nov. 17, the American Hospital Association released two podcasts on how rural hospitals have expanded behavioral health services.
Nov 22, 2022
Health care’s future is in the home setting, according to Lena Nilsson, vice president of clinical operations at OSF HealthCare Home Care Services.
Nov 22, 2022
A study concludes that future studies on nurse well-being during the pandemic should “analyze groups of health care workers separately, clearly identify racial and ethnic groups and examine the role of respondents’ work setting.”
Nov 22, 2022
Nominations are due Nov. 28 for AONL and the AONL Foundation for Nursing Leadership, Research and Education awards for exemplary leaders, as well as organizations working to advance diversity within nursing.
Nov 22, 2022
The American Hospital Association’s Value Initiative last week released a dashboard to help health care leaders measure and articulate the value of team-based care.
Nov 17, 2022
AONL this week released the first of a three-part compendium focused on best practices to manage the complexities of the nursing workforce.