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Executive Health Management

Nursing Excellence Key to Higher Patient Ratings of Care

2015 18 Oct

A new study conducted by  Dr. Witkoski-Stimpfel at NYUCN and the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing's Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research and published in Health Services Research shows that Magnet hospitals that are nationally accredited for nursing excellence have higher patient ratings of care than other hospitals.  In order... Read more

Executive Health Management

Sexism in Surgery

2015 06 Oct

Clare Marx, the first female president of the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) believes that significant gender inequality exists in surgery. However, she pointed out that this culture is changing and the change is reflected in the growing number of women entering the field of medicine.  Ms. Marx pointed out that one cannot change a culture by telling... Read more