Crozer Nurses Donate Nearly 380 Meals for Philabundance

“As union nurses, we believe that the care we give our patients should extend beyond the bedside,” said Bobbi McClay, SPU nurse and president of the PASNAP local. “We were proud to partner with Philabundance in order to further serve our community.”

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Nurse to patient ratio over-working nurses, says union

A union representing some nurses in the province (Nova Scotia, Canada) is calling for a guaranteed nurse to patient ratio, saying over-worked nurses mean patients may not be getting adequate care.

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Nurse to patient ratio over-working nurses, says union

A union representing some nurses in the province (Nova Scotia, Canada) is calling for a guaranteed nurse to patient ratio, saying over-worked nurses mean patients may not be getting adequate care.

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270 Western PA Nurses Organize to Join PASNAP

On December 13th, 270 registered nurses and certified nurse anesthetists at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital (ACMH) in Kittanning, PA voted to join PASNAP.

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Nurse Staffing Linked to Lower Readmission Penalties

Researchers estimate that each additional nurse-hour per patient day is associated with 10% lower odds of receiving penalties under The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.

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