AONL

Mar 5, 2020
“We have two ears and one mouth so we can listen twice as much as we speak.” This quote from Greek philosopher Epictetus is the starting point for a recent es
Mar 5, 2020
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Mar 5, 2020
The demand for N95 respirator masks quadrupled in January and was almost six times higher in February, according to purchasing data from Premier Inc., a health care improvement company based in Charlotte, N.C. About 80% of personal protective equipment (PPE) is manufactured in China and other Asian…
Mar 5, 2020
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) posted interim guidance for health care facilities this week to guide preparations for a potential surge in patients infected with COVID-19.
Mar 5, 2020
Press Ganey’s recently released 2020 Nursing Special Report: The Far-Reaching Impact of Nursing Excellence found nursing excellence correlates strongly with patient loyalty, physician engagement and clinical outcomes. "It reinforces and affirms what I've known all along: the impact that nursing […
Mar 3, 2020
The American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) today announced the recipients of its 2020 awards, which highlight AONL members, a hospital and state affiliate demonstrating exemplary leadership practices. AONL will honor the recipients during its annual conference March 19-21 in Nashville…
Feb 27, 2020
We Care, We Vote, an initiative of the American Hospital Association (AHA), has placed ads about affordability and rural health care in early primary states to ensure candidates are aware of issues important to hospitals and health systems.
Feb 27, 2020
Hospitals recognized for high-quality cardiac care are more likely to be penalized under value-based programs than other hospitals, according to a new study in JAMA Cardiology. The findings indicate a lack of alignment between federal incentives and the prevailing medical consensus on appropriate…
Feb 27, 2020
The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has received reports of telephone calls from persons falsely claiming to be NCSBN staff or law enforcement. These scam calls “spoofed” NCSBN telephone numbers, so they appeared to originate from NCSBN. In some cases, scammers falsely claimed a…