Working Together for a Common Purpose
By Paula J. Webb, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, president, TONE
"Transition to practice," "academia vs. practice," "staff and faculty shortages," "lack of clinical sites" – these are phrases that most of us have either spoken or heard. Gaps in understanding all aspects of each phrase can lead to frustration and confusion.
Always Events: Has Its Time Come?
By: Nelson Tuazon, DBA, MSN, MAEd, RN, NEA-BC, CENP, CPHQ, FNAP, FACHE
The quest for excellence in patient care and the increasing competition for reimbursement brought about by value-based purchasing (VBP) have compelled hospital leaders to focus on clinical care processes, outcomes and efficiency, and patient care experience.