Mercy Suburban Hospital in East Norriton sold; will become part of Prime Healthcare Services

“(We) hope that it will enable the nurses, as direct caregivers, to give patients the care they deserve,” said Shannan Giambrone, RN an ICU nurse who has worked at Mercy Suburban for 15 years.

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Health care workplace violence an epidemic, says Ontario nurses’ union leader

There are some professions with an expectation you might encounter violence in your working day. A soldier in wartime. A police officer. A nightclub bouncer. A nurse.

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Health: An Unsettling Investigation Involving Hospitals

CBS 3 uncovers something disturbing happening inside local hospitals. Health care workers being attacked. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has the investigation.

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Study: Keeping Experienced Nurses is Key To Better Hospitalizations

A new survey shows that patients have shorter hospital stays and better outcomes when cared for by nurses with experience and job longevity.

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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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