American Nurses Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Nurses Association
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Defying State-Ordered Quarantine, Nurse Takes 'Beautiful' Bike Ride

Update (11:59 AM EST) :Defying a state-ordered quarantine on Thursday morning, nurse Kaci Hickox left her home in the rural town of Fort Kent, Maine to go for a bike ride with her partner, Ted Wilbur. The two were not stopped, but were followed on their ... [Published Common Dreams - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Vote on medical marijuana use

The use of marijuana for certain medical conditions would be allowed in the State of Florida if the proposed constitutional amendment on the ballot for the November 4, 2014 general election is passed. Before 2014, most likely this writer would have voted ... [Published Examiner.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

ANA Announces Support for Nurse Defying Ebola Quarantine in Maine

In a show of absolute defiance to comply with a voluntary quarantine for Ebola exposure, registered nurse Kaci Hickox this morning reportedly left her home in Maine with her boyfriend, hopped on their bicycles and went for a ride.Hickox arrived at Newark ... [Published Advance for Nurses - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Asymptomatic ebola virus infected patients need no quarantine

- Oct. 29, 2014 - DELHI, India -- President Barack Obama has defended his administration's controversial recommendation to monitor but not quarantine clinicians returning from Ebola care assignments in West Africa.Obama's remarks reinforced interim guidance ... [Published Prlog - Oct 30 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Maywood, Ill.-Holm Appointed Associate Research Dean

$0Karyn Holm, PhD, FAAN, FAHA, has been named associate dean for research at Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing (MNSON). She returns to Loyola after serving as a professor from 1992-2001 and as chair in the Department of Medical-Surgical ... [Published Advance for Nurses - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Nurses union asks Congress committee for mandatory Ebola standards

Washington – A lack of mandatory standards on Ebola for health care workers leaves nurses unprepared and vulnerable to infection, a registered nurse and union official testified during an Oct. 24 congressional hearing .The Centers for Disease Control ... [Published Safety Health Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Major medical groups endorse Ebola guidelines

Three of the largest U.S. medical organizations threw their weight behind new federal guidelines that reject mass quarantines for healthcare workers returning from Ebola-ravaged countries. In a joint statement, the American Hospital Association, the American ... [Published Health Leaders - Oct 29 2014]
Entities: Ebola, Healthcare, Workers
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Cuomo Outlines 21-Day New York Ebola Quarantine Guidelines

Governor Andrew Cuomo issuedguidelines for three-week quarantines that will be applied totravelers returning to New York from Ebola-stricken West Africa.The 19 pages of protocols released today build on a policyfirst announced by Cuomo and New Jersey ... [Published Bloomberg - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

The International Nurses Association Welcomes New Blossoming Member of the Nursing Community, Nicole Kraut

Everyone has to start somewhere in order to gain experience and knowledge in their very own field of work. When given the opportunity of growing into a career, one can only blossom into something even more extraordinary than before or to even become something ... [Published ECPlaza - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Candidates making final push ahead of election

Sen. Pryor touted an endorsement on Tuesday from the American Nurses Association. The group says Pryor shares their commitment to caring for Arkansas families and keeping communities healthy, safe and secure.Meantime, Congressman Cotton released a new ... [Published KATV - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: CDC must be held accountable

When public health threats surface, many Americans, including health care professionals, turn to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC officials are the experts, after all.So why did they get things so badly wrong when Ebola came to the ... [Published Lorain Morning Journal - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

Buddies and body suits: CDC revising Ebola rules

A medida que los hospitales a través del país se preparan para posibles casos de ébola, ha aumentado la demanda por los trajes que cubran completamente el cuerpo.As hospitals across the country prepare for a possible new case of Ebola, demand for full-body ... [Published Reflejos - Oct 26 2014]

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...ANA reported that it supports Hickox, "who recently returned to the United States after treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, in her challenge of a 21-day quarantine imposed by state officials in Maine, her home state" the group reported
"The ball is in the state’s court," she said of possible litigation. "My lawyers and I will discuss that and then decide."
...Data since the first effective medical marijuana law passed in 1996 shows that "of the 15 states with available before-and-after data, none have reported statistically significant increases in teen marijuana use. In fact, 11 have reported decreases ."
"It is not my intention to put anyone at risk in this community" said Hickox in front of her house Wednesday evening, according to WLBZ...

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Amid Ebola furor, Gov. LePage exploring 'all op... [Published Portland Daily Sun - 9 hours ago]
Defying State-Ordered Quarantine, Nurse Takes '... [Published Common Dreams - 15 hours ago]
Vote on medical marijuana use [Published Examiner.com - 16 hours ago]
Nurse Kaci Hickox Still Won't Take No Quarantin... [Published Jezebel - 20 hours ago]
ANA Announces Support for Nurse Defying Ebola Q... [Published Advance for Nurses - 20 hours ago]
Maywood, Ill.-Holm Appointed Associate Research... [Published Advance for Nurses - 20 hours ago]
ANA Supports CDC Guidance, Not Mandatory Quaran... [Published Noodls - 23 hours ago]
Asymptomatic ebola virus infected patients need... [Published Prlog - Oct 30 2014]
Forcible Feeding in English Prisons. [Published American Journal of Nursing - Oct 30 2014]
Ethical Issues for Nurses in Force-Feeding Guan... [Published American Journal of Nursing - Oct 30 2014]
Nurses union asks Congress committee for mandat... [Published Safety Health Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
Major medical groups endorse Ebola guidelines [Published Health Leaders - Oct 29 2014]
The International Nurses Association Welcomes N... [Published ECPlaza - Oct 29 2014]
The International Nurses Association Welcomes N... [Published ECPlaza - Oct 29 2014]
AHA News Now: CDC issues updated Ebola monitori... [Published AHA News - Oct 28 2014]
Obama Defends No-Quarantine Policy for Returnin... [Published American Journal of Public Health - Oct 28 2014]
Cuomo Outlines 21-Day New York Ebola Quarantine... [Published Bloomberg - Oct 28 2014]
Ebola: An HR, recruitment 'worst case scenario' [Published Devex - Oct 28 2014]
Candidates making final push ahead of election [Published KATV - Oct 28 2014]
Tri-Council for Nursing Calls on Profession to ... [Published Advance for Nurses - Oct 28 2014]
HCA to Acquire Dallas-Based CareNow [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - Oct 28 2014]
Getting a handle on handling patients safely [Published Healthcare Purchasing News - Oct 28 2014]
Editorial: CDC must be held accountable [Published Lorain Morning Journal - Oct 27 2014]
The 7 Most Important Reasons to Avoid GMOs [Published Care2 - Oct 26 2014]
Buddies and body suits: CDC revising Ebola rules [Published Reflejos - Oct 26 2014]
Did You Know? [Published American National Standards Institute - Oct 25 2014]
UA nurse educates on Ebola virus [Published North West Arkansas Times - Oct 25 2014]
AHA News Now: House committee holds hearing on ... [Published AHA News - Oct 25 2014]
Educate Nurses on Ebola Via Free Webinars [Published HealthNewsDigest.com - Oct 24 2014]
CDC updates safety guidelines for health care w... [Published Orthopedics Today - Oct 24 2014]
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ANA Reacts to New Guidance from the CDC to Ensu... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - Oct 21 2014]
SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of recent events, including the transmission of Ebola to two registered nurses who cared for an infected patient in Dallas, the American Nurses Association (ANA) has been calling ...
Improving safety for nurses dealing with Ebola [Published FOX Business - Video - Oct 17 2014]
American Nurses Association President Pamela Cipriano on improving training to deal with Ebola and safety for patients as well as nurses and other health-care workers. ...
Dallas nurses felt abandoned, lied to [Published CNN.com - Video - Oct 15 2014]
American Nurses Association president Pam Cipriano lays out nurses' concerns on CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper." ...
Who To Blame When You Get Ebola: A CDC Guide Fo... [Published The Happy Hospitalist - Oct 14 2014]
Atlanta, GA -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced new flowchart guidelines Monday to help healthcare workers understand who they could  blame once they contract Ebola in the hospital setting.  The new recommendations follow ...
Strathmore’s Who’s Who Honored Judy Sain Kirkpa... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Sep 25 2014]
Cleveland, TN, September 25, 2014 --( PR.com )-- About Judy Sain Kirkpatrick Judy Sain Kirkpatrick is the Owner/Operator of Best Memory Keepers, a company which provides photo restoration and video transfer services. It also creates personalized greeting ...
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Press Ganey Acquires National Database of Nursi... [Published Financial Services - Jun 10 2014]
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