Headlines Tagged with Nursing — 244 headlines found
Franklin County Nursing Home employees will not be allowed to smoke on facility grounds after Oct. 29 unless state health officials say otherwise. A new state law that takes effect in less than two weeks bans smoking on the grounds of general hospitals a
Oct 20, 2013 Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Oct 20, 2013 20:00
[New Zealand] Senior doctors endorse nurses concerns over secret Trans Pacific Partnership agreement negotiations
Senior doctors endorse the concerns raised by nurses about the secret negotiations over the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement," said Mr Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, today. Mr Powell was commenting
Oct 15, 2013 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:05
New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is joining thousands of other organisations and individuals in calling for the text of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), currently being negotiated in secret, to be made public.
Oct 11, 2013 Voxy (nz)
added Oct 11, 2013 11:34
[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.
Aug 9, 2013 McKnight's Long-Term Care
added Aug 21, 2013 11:36
Data from the Health and Social Care Information Centre for England shows a rise in hospital admissions to about 1.6 million in 2011/12, up on the 1.53 million the previous year. The figures, relating to over-35s, suggest 4,300 people per day are admitt
Aug 16, 2013 Nursing Times
added Aug 17, 2013 13:36
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
Jun 16, 2013 Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Jun 17, 2013 12:02
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
Mar 7, 2013 Nursing Times
added Mar 7, 2013 15:34
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
Jan 10, 2013 Nursing Times
added Jan 10, 2013 10:39
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.
Dec 4, 2012 Penn Nursing Science - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
added Dec 4, 2012 17:08
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.
Nov 26, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 26, 2012 16:47