Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19)

Apr 8, 2021
During the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, UCHealth in Aurora, Colo., admitted over one-third of the state's patients who tested positive for the disease.
Apr 8, 2021
A survey of nearly 2,500 nurses employed at four New York University Langone Health System hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic linked higher levels of depression and anxiety to several factors
Apr 8, 2021
According to an update from the CDC this week, the risk of becoming infected with SARS-CoV-2 through contact with contaminated surfaces or objects, also known as fomite transmission, is considered to be low.
Apr 8, 2021
Meaningful reform of nursing homes rests on the presence of adequately prepared and compensated RNs, according to a recent article in Nursing Outlook.
Apr 8, 2021
This white paper will also provide an overview of a recent AMN Healthcare survey that looked at the welfare of our frontline caregivers.
Apr 1, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged the health care workforce, significantly increasing accommodation requests from employees.
Apr 1, 2021
The latest episode of the Joint Commission podcast, Take 5 with The Joint Commission, focuses on safe and reliable options for COVID-19 vaccinations.
Apr 1, 2021
To achieve community-wide immunity from COVID-19, 80% of the general population must get vaccinated, but some adult African Americans have no plans to do so.
Apr 1, 2021
Researchers from Henry Ford Health System in Detroit examined the system’s universal masking policy implemented at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and found it strongly associated with a reduced risk of health care workers acquiring COVID-19.
Apr 1, 2021
The April issue of the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC) focused on a variety of topics related to personal protective equipment (PPE).