MIT-Developed Robot Helps Nurses Make DecisionsRobots in the operating room are nothing new—but now, a robot named Ginger has been specifically designed to help nurses.
Figure 1 App Allows Medical Professionals To Share Photos, Information To Help PatientsOne of the co-founders of Figure 1, a helpful photo-sharing app that allows medical experts to share images and information to assist patients.
Elementary School Nurses Receive Crisis Training In BostonFor a group of elementary school nurses, crisis training is one lesson they never wanted to learn.
Former Patient Thanks MGH Nurses With Free MakeoversIt’s National Nurses Week, and one former patient pulled out all the stops Thursday for nurses at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Boston Police Bring Doctors, Nurses To Work In BlizzardSeveral doctors and nurses at Boston's top hospitals made it to work during the blizzard thanks to police.
Mass. Nurses Worried About Ebola PreparednessNurses across the country and here in Massachusetts are sounding an alarm that they haven’t been properly trained to deal with Ebola.
I-Team: Hospital Workers Increasingly Targets Of Patient ViolenceA recent survey found violence in hospitals targeting nurses and other employees has jumped 37 percent in the past three years.
Six MGH Nurses Running Marathon In Honor Of Those They TreatedThey helped save the lives of the most critically wounded but feel like they need to do more.
Hospitals Square Off With Nurses On Patient-Ratios Ballot QuestionMassachusetts hospitals and the state's top nurses' union are facing off over a ballot question that would set nurse-patient ratios.
Ballot Question Would Mandate Nurse-To-Patient Ratios In Mass.Supporters of a ballot question that would limit the number of patients who can be assigned to a nurse at one time are planning to deliver the final batch of signatures designed to put the question before voters next year.
UMass Memorial Reaches Contract Deal With NursesUMass Memorial Medical Center and the union representing 1,100 nurses have reached a tentative contract agreement that staves off a scheduled strike.
Nurses At UMass Memorial Medical Center Authorize Union StrikeNurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester have authorized union leaders to schedule a one-day strike.