It’s no surprise that overtime is expensive. But, have you considered the negative impact overtime can have on your patients and your staff?
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Inspired by Dr. Gawande’s thoughts on waste in the healthcare system and what we can do about it. Did you catch Dr. Atul Gawande’s recent article in The New Yorker (May 11, 2015). It’s entitled, “Overkill. An avalanche of unnecessary …
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Studies have shown that after nurses work more than 12.5 hours, the risk of errors increases. But, does that mean 12-hour shifts should be eliminated?
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Why do so many FMLA cases end up in the courts every year? While many employers are comfortable handling the basics of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), it is much more difficult to ensure compliance with some of the Act’s complexities.
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Now it’s your turn. Challenge yourself this Nurses Week. Challenge everyone you know.
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