Source: NPR https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/05/13/1098867553/nurse-sentenced-probation This is a tough one. Did she make a grave mistake? Yes. Did she do it intentionally? No. Did she take accountability immediately? Yes. Did the hospital defend their employee? No. Did they fail to report the accident on Murphey's death certificate? Yes. They paid the family out of court and attached a gag order.
There are no winners here. The Murphey's lost thei
We are on a fast-moving train on a collision course. Our society is in need of a healthy and robust healthcare workforce, but we are witnessing an aging profession, obsolete paradigms, an inability to afford, train, and educate the workforce, increasing regulatory requirements, and an aging population. 👇🏼 All of this is happening in the midst of a strained healthcare system brought on by COVID-19. Hospitals have responded by cutting pay, furloughing, laying off workers, inc