Nurse sentenced to three years probation in fatal drug error : Shots

Sadye Matula

RaDonda Vaught listens to target affect statements throughout her sentencing in Nashville. She was found guilty in March of criminally negligent murder and gross neglect of an impaired adult just after she unintentionally administered the completely wrong medication. Nicole Hester/AP cover caption toggle caption Nicole Hester/AP RaDonda Vaught listens to […]

Deals, discounts, contests at Chipotle, Crocs

Sadye Matula

It’s time to thank members of the nation’s most-trusted profession. Some businesses across the country are showing nurses a little love by offering freebies and discounts for National Nurses Week, which officially kicks off Friday with National Nurses Day. The week goes through May 12, which was the birthday of Florence […]

Nurse reveals the most frustrating parts of job

Sadye Matula

Just about 9 in 10 American nurses imagine that no person understands the do the job they do, according to new research. A modern study asked 1,000 nurses about how they’re perceived in their occupation and by the public, discovering that 85 % really feel misunderstood by the general community. […]

Nurses, Med Staff Voice Their Heartache About Nurse Suicide

Sadye Matula

The suicide of a male nurse at a Northern California healthcare facility has inspired an outpouring of empathy on Twitter from a co-employee, nurses, and other individuals around the weekend. The Santa Clara Law enforcement Section “thoroughly investigated” a report April 27 at Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Healthcare Centre that a […]