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Managing Hospital Expenses From The Floor

Much as the public may not want to acknowledge it, or even realize it, hospitals are businesses with expenses . As noble and altruistic as their business services are — hospitals still watch their bottom line. Revenues and expenses are just as important to hospitals as they are to Fortune 500 companies but they have […]

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How To Make A Nurse App That Nurses Want To Use

How do you make a nurse app that nurses want to use? Get nurses around the country to help you develop and test it! That is exactly what NurseGrid has done. We wanted to develop an app to make life easier for nurses, so we figured it only makes sense if we have actual nurses […]

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How The Nursing Shortage Affects Patient Care And Healthcare Services

  It’s no secret that there is a nursing shortage in the United States . As Baby Boomers age, current nurses approach retirement age and fewer students enroll in nursing programs, that shortage is only expected to continue. This has serious repercussions for hospitals, clinics, long-term care facilities and the nurses who remain in the […]

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Improper Nurse Scheduling Wastes Time and Endangers Patients

  Scheduling should be a dream. For nurses, it’s a nightmare. With over two and a half million in the United States, nurses are one of the nation’s largest workforce segments. Their average salary of around $65,000 makes them fairly well compensated too. However, the physical and emotional stress that the job imparts can sometimes […]

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Outdated Hospital Internet Browsers Destroy a Nurse’s Soul

Hospitals are chained down by technology, rather than empowered by it. When it comes to technology, I hate waiting. Fortunately, our expectations have evolved with the technology along with our impatience. 15 years ago, I could sit at the computer patiently waiting for AOL to dial me up to the wonderful world wide web. Today, […]

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