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[Virginia] Nursing home slapped with $1.5 million fine in case over smoking policy enforcement, supervision

he sustained severe burns while residing at Carriage Hill Health & Rehabilitation Center in Fredericksburg. Staff allegedly left Roberts unattended outside the facility while he smoked a cigarette, which led to the fire, according to local reports.
McKnight's Long-Term Care
added Aug 21, 2013 11:36

[Michigan] Clawson nurse fires up e-cigarette business

Leonard Kincaid, a registered nurse from Clawson, enjoys an e-cigarette inside his store, Vaporcraft. He decided to open the store in his hometown after kicking a 25-year cigarette habit using e-cigarettes
Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Jun 17, 2013 12:02

Creating smoke-free homes for children ($$)

Discussing passive smoking with parents is not always easy. A tool has been developed to equip nurses with the knowledge and confidence to tackle the issue
Nursing Times
added Mar 7, 2013 15:34

How to advise and refer inpatients who smoke

Inpatients often feel motivated to stop smoking, but are not always referred for support. A very brief advice and electronic referral system aimed to remedy this
Nursing Times
added Jan 10, 2013 10:39

[China] Second Hand Smoke Linked to Children's Behavior Problems

examined data from 646 mother-child pairs in China, where more than 70 percent of men smoke, and concluded that 25 percent children of whose mothers were exposed to smoke exhibited behavior problems compared to 16 percent of children of unexposed mothers.
Penn Nursing Science - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
added Dec 4, 2012 17:08

[Rhode Island] RIC nursing school bans tobacco

Rhode Island College's nursing school has instituted a new policy banning the use of tobacco products by its students while they're on campus.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 26, 2012 16:47

[California] Brown vetoes bill seeking nursing home smoking ban

AB217 would have eliminated exceptions to California's prohibition on indoor workplace smoking and banned some outdoor smoking at nursing homes.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2012 20:41

Health Ministers and Union agree on tobacco company lobbying

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation congratulates Health Ministers Tony Ryall and Tariana Turia on their firm stand on tobacco control in the face of British American Tobacco's (BAT) campaign to advertise and lobby against plain packaging of cigarettes w
New Zealand News Online (uk)
added Aug 24, 2012 07:18

Making a difference: Nursing scholarship and leadership in tobacco control

. Gaps in the literature provided direction for stimulating nursing science, accelerating adoption of evidence-based recommendations in practice, expanding nursing education, and increasing nursing visibility and influence in health care policy efforts. T
Science Direct
added Jul 26, 2012 13:27

Are quit attempts among U.S. female nurses who smoke different from female smokers in the general population? An analysis of the 2006/2007 Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey

BioMed Central (uk)
added Mar 26, 2012 00:00
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