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April 2014 - Posts

ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses

Don’t Give the Earth Drugs for Earth Day
April 19, 2014 11:07 AM by Linda Jones
Earth Day is April 22. It's a time to give back to the earth to protect it, maintain it, clean it or celebrate it - whatever it is you believe the earth needs from you. But what you shouldn't do is feed it drugs. Nurses can play an important role by educating Read More...
Remembering the Boston Marathon -- One Year Later
April 15, 2014 11:22 AM by Guest Blogger
Karen Pischke, BSN, RN, CCRN, RMT, CHT, TTS, is a regular contributor to ADVANCE, and is a Reiki practitioner. "There but for the Grace.... " April 15, 2013, I was making a bee-line to the finish line when I looked back over my shoulder and paused. I Read More...
Hourly Rounding Improves Patient Care
April 15, 2014 7:46 AM by Guest Blogger
By Lauren Petrillo, MSN, RN-BC As nurses, we are charged with the responsibility of ensuring patient safety and improving patient satisfaction. Although at first it may seem like another task to add to the list, hourly rounding can help us achieve these Read More...
Do Cell Phones Belong in the OR?
April 3, 2014 2:15 PM by Robin Hocevar
If there’s any question about our collective dependence on cell phone, Peter J. Papadakos, MD, FCCM, FAARC, anesthesiologist and director of critical care medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center in New York, created a symptom checklist. You Read More...


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