Mass. Voters Defeat Question 1 On Nurse-Staffing Limits, Uphold Transgender RightsMassachusetts voters have rejected strict limits on the number of patients a single nurse can care for at one time.
Nurse Staffing Ratios Could Cost Nearly $1 Billion If Ballot Question Passes, Agency SaysThe analysis by the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission said passage of Question 1 would require as many as 3,000 additional nurses to be hired.
Beth Israel Nurses Head To Florida To Help Irma VictimsNurses from Beth Israel are headed to Florida to help Hurricane Irma victims. All the while, the Mass. Salvation Army is sending equipment and Mass Health Hospital Association nurses are still in Texas.
Officer Drags Screaming Nurse From Hospital In Handcuffs For Refusing To Draw Patient's BloodA Utah police department is making changes after an officer dragged a screaming nurse out of a hospital in handcuffs when she refused to draw blood from an unconscious patient.
1200 Tufts Medical Center Nurses To Strike WednesdayNurses at Tufts Medical Center say they will walk off the job Wednesday morning on a one-day strike.
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.