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Cleaners, Disinfectants and Sterilants

Cleaners, Disinfectants and Sterilants Sattler, Barb Since Florence Nightingale’s time, nurses have been well aware of the importance of cleanliness to promote our patients’ healing process and to maintain quality health care. Unfortunately, in an effort to achieve the highest level of cleanliness hospitals may be undermining their own good intentions. Many of the cleaners, […]

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SCNA ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE (APRN) SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP SC NURSE PRACTITIONER COALITION (SCNPC) UPDATE

SCNA ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE (APRN) SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP SC NURSE PRACTITIONER COALITION (SCNPC) UPDATE Melba, Kay The purpose of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse SIG (APRN) is to promote the practice of APRNs in South Carolina. The SIG members are the APRN members of SCNA. SCNPC provides a network that promotes the dissemination of legislative […]

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American Academy of Nursing Nominates New Fellows

American Academy of Nursing Nominates New Fellows Washington, DC-The American Academy of Nursing has nominated 82 new fellows for induction this year. The 2003 nominees represent a variety of disciplines within the field of nursing. One of the criterion for Academy membership is recognition by one’s peers of having made outstanding contributions to nursing over […]