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  • NCNA Launches Emergency Fundraising Effort for Nurses Affected by Florence
    by erica@diversitynursing.com (Erica Bettencourt) on September 18, 2018 at 2:35 pm

    RALEIGH – The North Carolina Nurses Association (NCNA) and its charitable arm, the North Carolina Foundation for Nursing (NCFN) are announcing an emergency campaign to provide support to nurses who have suffered loss or damages from Hurricane Florence. The NCFN - Nurse Recovery Fund seeks tax-deductible donations whose sole purpose is to help nurses get back on their feet sooner; NCNA and NCFN believe that helping nurses return to their normal lives will benefit the entire state. […]

  • Providing Care To Incarcerated Patients
    by erica@diversitynursing.com (Erica Bettencourt) on September 13, 2018 at 4:34 pm

    Forensic Nurses provide healthcare to those incarcerated in the criminal justice system in a variety of settings such as jails, prisons, and juvenile detention centers. Many Correctional Nurses feel safer in this environment than working in traditional settings where security may be less vigilant. […]

  • Nursing and Active Shooter Training
    by erica@diversitynursing.com (Erica Bettencourt) on August 31, 2018 at 3:48 pm

    An active shooter incident is something no nurse wishes to experience. Unfortunately, these situations can, and do, happen at healthcare organizations across the country. […]

  • Shift Handoff Communication
    by erica@diversitynursing.com (Erica Bettencourt) on August 28, 2018 at 3:48 pm

    The Joint Commission defines a hand-off as a transfer and acceptance of patient care responsibility achieved through effective communication. It is a real-time process of passing patient-specific information from one caregiver to another, or from one team of caregivers to another for the purpose of ensuring the continuity and safety of the patient’s care. […]

  • Treating Patients of Violence & Abuse
    by erica@diversitynursing.com (Erica Bettencourt) on August 17, 2018 at 3:29 pm

    Abuse occurs in many areas of society and takes many forms. Some examples may involve the abuse of a child by a parent or caregiver; the abuse of a parent by an adult child; or the abuse of a spouse. In addition to the physical aspects, abuse can include emotional battering, financial exploitation and sexual assault. Many of these result in health problems for the victims. Your role in dealing with victims of abuse is multifaceted. […]