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The Qualities of a Home Care RN

The Qualities of a Home Care RN

Robert has been a registered nurse for three years, and he exemplifies BAYADA’s values of compassion, excellence, and reliability. They’re a necessity when it comes to nursing, especially in the home setting. For Robert, excellence is doing the right thing, regardless of the situation or who’s in the room. He believes a nurse needs to […]

Warren, Schakowsky hammer nursing home groups over opposition to minimum staffing rule

Warren, Schakowsky hammer nursing home groups over opposition to minimum staffing rule

Two Democratic members of Congress sharply criticized opposition by two national organizations to new minimum staffing requirements at virtually every nursing home in the United States, calling it attempted “sabotage.” “We are writing regarding the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living’s (AHCA/NCAL) and LeadingAge’s shameless attempts to sabotage a long-overdue […]

Lose Weight AND Eat Jellybeans, w/Dr. Charlie Seltzer | Against Medical Advice 038

Lose Weight AND Eat Jellybeans, w/Dr. Charlie Seltzer | Against Medical Advice 038

Dr. Charlie Seltzer MD is board certified in Obesity Medicine AND certified by the American College of Sports Medicine as a Clinical Exercise Specialist. But what REALLY matters is that he used to be obese himself…and now he isn’t. Practical knowledge from a Philly doc who’s walked the walk. Lose Weight AND Eat Jellybeans, w/Dr. […]

Congress takes aim at White House nursing home staffing quotas

Congress takes aim at White House nursing home staffing quotas

A fight over the White House plan to mandate minimum staffing levels in nursing homes is escalating, as the Biden administration seeks to ward off challenges in Congress and in the courts.  On Capitol Hill, lawmakers in both chambers have introduced joint resolutions under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to overturn the rule.   The policy […]

Corridor care is unacceptable, says nursing union

Corridor care is unacceptable, says nursing union

Caring for patients in hospital corridors has become “normal”, despite being unsafe and unacceptable for patients, says a report from the Royal College of Nursing. At its annual conference starting on Monday, RCN boss Prof Nicola Ranger will say corridor care is “a national emergency for patient safety”. The Conservatives said the NHS budget had […]

Nursing home industry sues Biden administration over staffing rule

Nursing home industry sues Biden administration over staffing rule

An industry lawsuit is urging a federal court to overturn the Biden administration’s new mandatory minimum staffing requirements on nursing homes, arguing the federal Medicare agency exceeded its authority.  The complaint argues Congress never gave the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) the authority “to impose such onerous and unachievable mandates on practically every […]

House Republicans introduce measure to overturn nursing home staffing rule

House Republicans introduce measure to overturn nursing home staffing rule

House Republicans have introduced a Congressional Review Act resolution to overturn the Biden administration’s minimum staffing requirement for nursing homes.  Under the requirements unveiled last month, all nursing homes that receive federal funding through Medicare and Medicaid will need to have a registered nurse on staff 24 hours per day, seven days per week and provide […]

Bag Technique 101 for Home Care Nurses

Bag Technique 101 for Home Care Nurses

Home health nurses, here’s a great guide for setting up your bag! Read more: https://allnurses.com/bag-technique-home-care-nurses-t684424/ Visit our social media pages: Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/allnursescom Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/allnursesrock Twitter – https://twitter.com/allnurses Pinterest – http://www.pinterest.com/allnurses/ source You Might Also Like! Risk of Death From COVID in Nursing Homes: Race Matters Ouslander agreed. “We all have a social responsibility,” […]

Lawmakers press nursing home chains on corporate spending amid staffing rule fight

Lawmakers press nursing home chains on corporate spending amid staffing rule fight

Congressional Democrats demanded information about the corporate spending by the operators of three of the country’s largest public, for-profit nursing homes, after the companies said they can’t afford the Biden administration’s new minimum staffing threshold.  In letters sent to the companies Sunday, Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), along with […]

Home Health (nurses) VS Home Care (caregivers) – What's the difference?

Home Health (nurses) VS Home Care (caregivers) – What's the difference?

What’s the difference between Home Healthcare (Nurses) and Home Care (Caregivers). Find the answer to this question by watching this video, and learn more at https://bit.ly/34OglRs. The home healthcare industry is an important and growing market. The elderly population in America (and worldwide) is growing and the number of people who need care will almost […]