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Browns' Damarious Randall: Nursing potential injury

Randall appeared to injure his left leg during Wednesday's practice, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon-Journal reports. Head coach Hue Jackson doesn't believe Randall is dealing with anything serious, but it's reasonable to assume the safety will undergo ...

Source: CBSSports.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Broncos' Shaquil Barrett: Nursing hamstring injury

Barrett missed Wednesday's practice due to a hamstring issue, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports. The extent of Barrett's hamstring injury is yet to be revealed, but given the nature of these types of ailments it wouldn't be surprising should the Broncos ...

Source: CBSSports.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

How to navigate through the difficult process of choosing a skilled nursing facility

When a loved one can no longer live safely at home due to age or declining health, the process of choosing a long-term care facility can be a tremendous source of stress and anxiety. With so much to consider – location, quality of care, affordability ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 15 Aug 2018

A Muscatine nursing home has been cited, fined in the May death of one of its residents

A Muscatine nursing home has been cited, fined in the May death of one of its residents Premier Estates of Muscatine was cited for not carrying out procedures, like cutting the resident's food into small pieces, and not having a licensed nurse in the ...

Source: The Des Moines Register
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Bridgeport nursing home closure to leave 200 jobless

Hundreds of employees will lose their jobs and residents of Bridgeport Manor will be displaced in the coming months following the closure of North End nursing home. After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the Bridgeport facility at 540 Bond St., which is ...

Source: Connecticut Post
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Daring to Remember: What Nursing School Taught Me About Abortion

I was a naïve 20-year-old kid from a potato farm in southern Oregon when I came to New York City in 1963 to attend Columbia’s nursing school. We began our nursing education learning discipline and order. We had a class in how to starch and iron our ...

Source: Ms.
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Providence recruits veteran executive for top nursing position

Cyndy B. Dunlap, a veteran of the nursing field in Central Texas, has been named the chief nursing officer for the Providence Healthcare Network. Dunlap will oversee more than 470 nurses in the network, which includes Providence Health Center in Waco and ...

Source: wacotrib
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Wyden seeks nursing home rating system improvements

WASHINGTON - Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., called on the federal government Tuesday to improve the quality measures for adequate staffing that American seniors and their families use when selecting a nursing home. “Seniors ...

Source: KTVZ
Published: 15 Aug 2018

53-year-old man missing since Friday after signing out of Algiers nursing facility, NOPD says

A 53-year-old man left a nursing facility on the Westbank last week and hasn't been seen or heard from since, officials said. Adolph Mueller signed out around 9:40 a.m. Friday from the Carrington Place Nursing Facility on Tullis Drive, where he lives.

Source: WDSU
Published: 15 Aug 2018

New Admissions to Tennessee Nursing Home Suspended

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's health commissioner has suspended admissions to a nursing home after an investigation found problems with the facility. Commissioner John Dreyzehner said in a news release Tuesday that Laughlin Health Care Center in ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Nursing-home owner files for bankruptcy

Safe Haven Health Care Inc., the company that owns and oversees Bell Mountain Village and Care Center, an assisted-living and skilled-nursing facility in Bellevue, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, though company CEO Scott Burpee said he doesn’t ...

Source: Idaho Mountain Express Newspaper
Published: 15 Aug 2018

WVSU board moves to create nursing program

West Virginia State University’s Board of Governors voted Tuesday to ask the state Higher Education Policy Commission to let the school offer nursing bachelor’s degrees, which the school’s president said would be WVSU’s first nursing degrees in a ...

Source: Charleston Daily Mail
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Chile: 10 women killed in nursing home fire

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A fire swept through a nursing home in southern Chile on Tuesday, killing 10 elderly women, officials said. Investigators were trying to determine the cause of the fire that broke out at around 3 a.m. in the women's dormitory at ...

Source: Missoulian
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Rasmussen College Nursing Programs in Bloomington, Mankato and St. Cloud Earn ACEN Accreditation

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited private college, today announced its Bloomington, Mankato and St. Cloud, Minnesota campuses have earned programmatic accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 15 Aug 2018

College of Nursing Dean Greer Glazer Wins NLN Award

Greer Glazer, PhD, dean of the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Nursing, is the recipient of the 2018 National League for Nursing (NLN) Mary Adelaide Nutting Award for Outstanding Teaching or Leadership in Nursing Education. Glazer will receive the ...

Source: healthnews.uc.edu
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Washington Post: More Reports on Misuse of Antipsychotic Drugs in "Nursing Homes"

From the Washington Post, a report by attorney Hannah Flamm, a self-described immigration attorney, on the misuse of antipsychotic drugs in nursing home from her time as a fellow at Human Rights Watch: A year and a half ago in a Texas nursing home, I met ...

Source: lawprofessors.typepad.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Champaign County Board recommends $4.5M budget for nursing home

URBANA — The Champaign County Board may be in the process of selling its financially challenged nursing home, but it still has millions of dollars in bills to pay before the home is in private hands. At a committee-of-the-whole meeting Tuesday evening ...

Source: The News-Gazette
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Nursing homes facing tough future

CARIBOU, Maine (WAGM) - The word precarious is being used to describe the situation with nursing homes in our state and even across the nation. Following the announcement of the closure of a nursing home in Patten, an Aroostook County nursing home ...

Source: WABI-TV
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Nursing assistants graduate from MATC

FORT ATKINSON -- Another new group of nursing assistants have completed their training at Madison Area Technical College's Fort Atkinson campus. MATC's nursing assistant class is a 3-credit, 120-hour class offered each fall, summer and spring semester.

Source: Watertown Daily Times Online
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Hospital program helps high school students get head-start on nursing career

PETERSBURG, Va. -- A lot of people working a full-time job at a hospital get up as early as Taylor Jenkins. What makes Taylor stand out is the fact she's not paid to be there. She's a high school student who volunteers. "Four years ago, when I was going ...

Source: WTVR-TV
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Coffman Nursing Home hosting cash bingo

Coffman Nursing Home is hosting cash bingo Saturday at Western Enterprise Fire Co., 526 Washington Square in Hagerstown. The doors will open at 5 p.m.; early birds start at 6:30 p.m.; and regular bingo starts at 7 p.m. The cost is $25, which includes a ...

Source: The Herald-Mail
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Hospital group loses bid to toss out accusations that it siphoned $1 million-plus from nursing home to fund other parts of system

A New York hospital system has whiffed on its attempt to bury a whistleblower's claims that it funneled dollars away from its nursing home to pay other parts of the organization. Catholic Health System of Long Island is accused of taking government ...

Source: McKnight's Long-Term Care News
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Webinar-Sexual Abuse in Nursing Homes

Register now for a free webinar from the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long Term Care. The webinar is scheduled for September 5, 2018 at 2 edt. Here is some info about the webinar Join this webinar to learn about sexual abuse in nursing homes.

Source: lawprofessors.typepad.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Providers go back to college to find success solving the nursing pipeline problem

In talking to young students and potential future workers for their communities, leaders at one Minnesota-based eldercare provider noticed that references and knowledge typically were hospital-oriented. So they decided to try something “bold” and fill ...

Source: McKnight's Long-Term Care News
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Liberia: Nursing Students Saddened By Tuition Increment

Over 350 students of the Phebe PARA Medical School Program in Suakoko District, Bong County have expressed dissatisfaction over the alleged action of the school's administration to increase tuition. According to the aggrieved students, the administration ...

Source: AllAfrica.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Ghana: 'We Did Not Give Any Admission Quota for Nursing and Midwifery Training Colleges'

The Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana has denied issuing directives on the 2018/2019 admission quota for the nursing and midwifery training colleges. It has therefore urged the general public to disregard any letter that purport to have originated ...

Source: AllAfrica.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Global Nursing Education Market by Type, Application, Verticals and End-Use Industry, Forecast to 2023

“Global Nursing Education Market Professional Survey Report 2018-2023” Purchase This Report by calling QYReports.com. “Nurse education consists of the theoretical and practical training provided to nurses with the purpose to prepare them for their ...

Source: openpr.com
Published: 15 Aug 2018

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Source: DealeXtreme
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Rasmussen College In Mankato Named Accredited Private College In Nursing

Rasmussen College in Mankato is one of three Minnesota campus locations to be named a regionally accredited private college in Nursing. The honor comes from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. It highlights the college's commitment to ...

Source: KEYC
Published: 15 Aug 2018