Racial disparities in healthcare have long persisted, and new research shows that in certain settings, these differences may be getting worse.
The death toll from the mysterious virus similar to SARS and MERs, which first struck Wuhan, China, in December 2019, has reached 17.
Sepsis just surpassed cancer to become the second-leading cause of death globally, according to a new study.
As wearable health tech explodes in the market, questions remain about its accuracy and safety. Here's what to tell patients.
A specialized intensive-care center helps critical patients receive life-saving treatment faster.
After 2019's measles outbreak, the news about the American public's perception of vaccines is hardly surprising.
It may even convince you to stop using the word "noncompliance" altogether.
Influenza B is more severe in children and young adults. So far, 32 kids have died this season — more at this stage than any previously recorded season.
Robotics and AI can assist with a large portion of typical nursing and APP tasks — but that doesn't mean these roles will become obsolete. Here's why.
Simple steps such as chart review, open body language and reading emotional cues can help foster a better connection.
The HHS is making changes to Medicare practice restrictions on NPs and PAs, and they want YOU to share what needs to change.
Provider trade associations have long claimed hospital mergers boost patient care, but recent research funded by HHS calls this into question.
For the 18th year in a row, a national Gallup poll has found that nurses are the most trusted profession, beating out all other medical professionals.
Mental health and financial challenges swell around Christmas, but does the stress and merriment of the season take a toll on one's physical body?
It’s been a year, hasn’t it? From record-breaking numbers of school shootings to political divisions across the country to the possible third presidential impeachment in all of...
Each year, approximately 3 million people die due to vaccine preventable diseases, half of which are in children less than 5 years old. For many, a common...
The device received the FDA's "breakthrough" designation because it will eliminate MDR infections that occur even if duodenoscopes are cleaned properly.
October was a profitable month for the nation's hospitals, in the context of both year-over-year and month-over-month earnings.
The new measures prioritize a patient-centered approach and prioritize controlling HBP below the new ACC/AHA target of 130/80 mm Hg.
Primary and outpatient settings provide the bulk of health care — but do they account for the bulk of errors?
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Recent research confirms what nurses and those who work with them have known for years...