Meeting the staffing requirements on all units, at all times, was challenging and had negative impacts, such as a backlog of patients in the emergency department and a decrease of other ancillary staff.
For more information, check out the full article on the Department of Health’s website: Suicide Prevention Training.
We advocate for our patients at the bedside, but taking our message outside our workplace and into the community helps us meet their needs and also advance our profession.
January 22, 2015 - Art Insurance Methodology: Practical Concerns for Personal Property Appraisers NEWS RELEASE - ARIS is pleased to announce that it will participate in the Appraiser Association of Americas art insurance methodology program on January 29, 2015 with Herrick Feinstein, LLP at their offices.
The speakers will address how to draft best-in-class art appraisals for insurance purposes as well as complicated insurance terminology, the general scope of various coverage terms and the differing roles of insurance professionals such as agents, brokers and underwriters.
January 22, 2015 - Save the Date for Art Congress Cologne 2015NEWS RELEASE - ARIS is pleased to announce that it is a premium partner of ART CONGRESS COLOGNE to be held on April 17, 2015 in association with and parallel to ART COLOGNE.
ART CONGRESS COLOGNE will focus on current developments and trends in todays international art market for private collectors as well as professional art market participants such as banks and family offices including legal and tax-related conditions, authenticity, lending, logistics and online sales.
Grace Yang, RN, Harborview, was recently appointed to a two-year term as Secretary-Treasurer on the board for the Washington Center for Nursing (WCN), a coalition of nursing organizations including our union, nursing executives, staff nurses, and nursing educators.
SEIU Healthcare 1199NW President Diane Sosne, RN, MN also serves on the WCN Board.
ART COLOGNE is a leading art fair for modern and contemporary art of the 20th and 21st century which showcases the artworks of 200 international galleries to 60,000 visitors.
See also the January 5, 2015 interview of ARIS Chief Operating Officer Dr.
However, studies have shown that in order to protect the health and safety of residents, higher minimum staffing standards are needed (see Recommended Staffing Standards). the facility must have nursing staff to provide nursing and related services to attain or maintain the highest practicable physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being of each resident, as determined by resident assessments and individual plans of care..." MA Staffing Standards Section 150.007: Nursing Services requires that "..facilities provide appropriate, adequate and sufficient nursing services to meet the needs of patients or residents and to assure that preventive measures, treatments, medications, diets, restorative services, activities and related services are carried out, recorded and reviewed..." Also, "..minimum staffing patterns and nursing care hours [in this section are] minimum, basic requirements.