Nurses caught in Florida fake diploma scandal say careers have been ruined
Some of the 7,600 nurses caught up in a diploma fraud scandal are now fighting to have their qualifications restored.
"I hid a terrible secret from my family for 20 years"
I am amazed that the memory never seems to fade.
"I'm a diabetic nurse. The price of insulin is killing people"
Nobody should have to lose limbs because they can't afford insulin.
Nursing Home Workers Arrested After Being Caught Beating Residents
The alleged attack was caught on surveillance footage and showed the two suspects leaving two residents on the floor after an attack.
Florida nursing-diploma scandal could see thousands of workers unemployed
More than 7,600 unqualified nurses could be working across the U.S. because of a fake-diploma fraud, according to the Department of Justice.
Hospital ordered to pay female non-white nurses $600,000 for discrimination
Cooper University Health Care "categorically denies" it discriminated against Black and Hispanic staff or job applicants, but has agreed to pay a settlement.
One Simple Step for the VA to Relieve Veterans' Pain, Cut Wait Times
Our veterans deserve the best health care our nation can provide—and the Department of Veterans Affairs can do more to make that a reality.
Nurses share videos before and after 12-hour shifts: "Dead inside"
The consecutive shifts have been associated with increased fatigue and reduced sleep times according to researchers.
Florida Hospitals Recruit From Philippines Amid Nurse Shortage
The U.S. is undergoing a nurse shortage that has been exacerbated by the pandemic.
Nurses Are Burned Out—Can On-Demand Health Care Apps Help?
Nurses are finding creative ways to blend their calling with entrepreneurship.
Woman Allegedly Posed as Nurse, Attempted to Kidnap Newborn Baby
The 23-year-old suspect reportedly posed as a new hire and was able to gain access to a patient's room.
Who Is Sandra Lindsay? Hospital Nurse Among Famous Medal of Freedom Winners
The White House announced the latest Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients. Among the more recognizable names was a New York City nurse who made history.
Man Staying at Sister's Rages as She Walks Around in Underwear, Sparks Fury
Several users on Reddit have called the man "sexist" and "rude" for his reaction to his sister whose undressing routine is for health and safety reasons.
Man Rips Nurse With Three Months' Experience Calling Herself Doctor
"As a doctor drowning in student loan debt and who's worked for years to attain the title, it just feels a little bit offensive," the man posted.
Nurses Allegedly Threatened for Refusal to Take 'Unsafe' Number of Patients
"Really, UPMC Altoona? Really? That's a threat. That's not even a veiled threat—that's an outright threat," a nurse advocate said in a viral TikTok.
Travel Nurse: See the World and Help People in Need
If your twin passions are medicine and globetrotting, travel nursing could be your perfect career. Find out how to get into this field and how much you can earn.
EMTs, Caregivers, Teachers: Redditors Debate What Jobs Deserve More Pay
Target recently announced plans to pay upwards of $24 per hour to some hires while an experienced paramedic said they only make $18 per hour.
Internet Backed Nurse Who Received 'Insulting' Gift From Employer
"Here's a bag of garbage, feel better now?," one commenter wrote, sarcastically.
It's Time for Tech Creators to Take on the Hospital Crisis
At a time when so many doctors and nurses are burned out and leaving their professions, it's crucial to listen to them about what they need.
'I Thought I Was Helping': Dad Won't Watch Son Despite Girlfriend's Wishes
"How are you helping her stand up for herself by walking all over her?" one commenter asked.
Almost a Quarter of U.S. Hospitals Have Staff Shortages, Forcing Delays
In some hospital departments—such as emergency rooms and intensive care units—staff turnover increased from 18 to 30 percent amid rising COVID-19 concerns.
Portland School Nurses Blame Closures on Lack of COVID Protocols
"Messaging that schools are safe—without taking the steps to make them safe—does not keep children safe," the nurses' letter said.
Chicago School Nurses May Get Short End Of The Stick as Union Strikes Deal
Chicago's school nurses are eager to mitigate virus spread with new COVID resources, but many wonder who but them will conduct ramped-up testing and tracing.
School Nurses Feel Voiceless, Overworked as COVID Guidelines Change
School nurses told Newsweek about the double workload they've had to take on and the pushback they've received from parents.
Nearly 30 Percent of U.S. Hospitals See Staff Shortages as Omicron Surges
Of the 4,489 total reporting hospitals, 1,325 anticipate a critical staffing shortage within the week, the Department of Human and Health Services said.
Massachusetts ICU Beds Fill Up Amid COVID Surge, Hospital Official Says
"Your Emergency Departments are at a breaking point," the Massachusetts College of Emergency Physicians and the Massachusetts Emergency Nurses Association said.
Sandra Lindsay, First to Get COVID Vaccine in U.S., Still Pushing for Shots
"I encourage people to speak to experts who can answer their questions, to access trusted science," Lindsay said.
New York City Faces Lowest Nursing Staff Numbers in Almost 2 Years
To combat the staffing shortage, New York Governor Kathy Hochul has shortened the self-isolation time for health care workers.
Garbage Being Thrown to Suicides: COVID Nurse Describes Hate From Public
Over the course of the pandemic, 37 percent of Minnesota's COVID ICU nurses have left. Mary Turner is still there. Read her interview with Newsweek.
'You'll Die Alone': Travel Nurse Warns Hospitals Have 'No Beds' in TikTok
A traveling nurse on TikTok warned that people may be comfortable with their odds of surviving COVID-19, but the same wouldn't be true if they had a stroke.