Nurse concerns not a worry, says union
"If somebody's acutely ill the licensed practical nurse will come to the registered nurse, who then will make the decisions," said O'Shea. "She does the assessment, and then she makes the critical decisions." But the union representing LPNs takes offence ...
NY bill would mandate hospital nurse staffing
"What am I to do other than do the best of my ability to work with what we have?" he said. "It's a lot of prioritization. We pretty much get patient and family ... staff including nursing aides and licensed practical nurses, the group said, calling the ...
As Nurse Lay Dying, Offering Herself as Instruction in Caring
But Ms. Malloy said that nursing schools still do not focus on end-of-life care nearly as much ... She is a licensed practical nurse who is pursuing a registered nurse degree to advance her career. Still, Ms. Elliot said that when her 81-year-old mother ...
Small Business Is A Big Deal: How Does Buffalo Measure Up?
the City has threatened to create a small business liaison division within its tangled bureaucratic web of license and permit departments, to no avail. Unfortunately Buffalo is not alone when it comes to getting bad grades in small business relations. NY ...
Nursing profession faces serious challenges
It really offers opportunities to engage in a relationship with a person at a very vulnerable time in their life and you can make a significant ... to become a nurse practitioner. A licensed practical nurse degree requires only one year of education.