Cuomo Must Go: Calls Grow to Remove NY Governor over COVID Nursing Home Cover-up & Sexual Harassment

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is facing mounting calls from fellow Democrats and progressive organizations to resign or be impeached over sexual harassment allegations and his cover-up of thousands of COVID-19 deaths in New York nursing homes. New York Attorney General Letitia James has launched an investigation after three women — two former aides and …
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Nursing leaders call for more effective PPE in light of new coronavirus variants

Nursing leaders are calling on the government to urgently review the use of standard surgical masks by healthcare staff. A review would raise the question of whether surgical masks offer enough protection against highly transmissible strains of coronavirus (Covid-19). One nurse told the PA news agency that she feels staff are like “lambs to the …
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Nursing union calls on government to ‘be honest’ about NHS staffing challenges

A union has warned it is too late to find the nurses needed to meet the demands of an “extremely challenging” winter and called on the government to “be honest” about the risks a lack of staff could pose to patient safety. “Burn out” The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) said that despite more nurses …
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Press release: 14,199 more NHS nurses and nursing student acceptances rise by 23%

The number of nurses in the NHS in England increased by 14,199 compared to last year, and the number of doctors has risen by 9,283,?figures published today up until the end of June show. All professionally qualified clinical staff, paramedics and support to clinical staff are now at record levels. Alongside this, the latest UCAS …
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Nursing Homes Face Scrutiny Following Financial Assistance

Release of $4.9 billion in financial assistance for nursing homes, which care for high risk seniors, is not all good news.  Already facing difficult times, skilled nursing facilities will receive even more scrutiny to account for the money.  Read tips here from former prosecutors Marisa Darden, David Maria, and Tom Zeno. Source link

Nursing Homes Face Scrutiny Following Financial Assistance

Release of $4.9 billion in financial assistance for nursing homes, which care for high risk seniors, is not all good news.  Already facing difficult times, skilled nursing facilities will receive even more scrutiny to account for the money.  Read tips here from former prosecutors Marisa Darden, David Maria, and Tom Zeno. Source link