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Frieda Paton, RN
44 POSTS 0 COMMENTSFrieda Paton is a registered nurse. Her career path leading to working at a national nurse's association and as a nurse educator inspired her passions for research, writing, professional development and nursing issues.
Nurses across the US as being encouraged to support the two bills for safe nurse staffing currently under consideration at the federal level.
Congratulations to US nurses who have once again topped all other professions in the annual Gallup poll in which the American public is asked to rate the honesty and ethical standards of different occupations
A bill was signed into law in New York State requiring nurses with a two-year associate degree or a diploma to obtain a baccalaureate degree within 10 years of being licensed.
An in-depth investigation into stillbirths and neonatal deaths showed that in the large majority of cases different care during labor and directly after birth could have led to a better outcome.
Strong leadership was identified as the core priority for positioning nursing and midwifery for the future in the recently published report by the Global Advisory Panel on Nursing (GAPFON).
When nurses fall behind in their student loan repayments, they can lose their license to practice in terms of the law in some states of the US.
What better message for us as nurses to get out there for World Diabetes Day on November 14?
Around 234,000 nurse practitioners (NP’s) in the United States are providing vital health care services, particularly in the field of primary health care.