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NSAIDs: Key considerations for nurses about NSAIDs

By | 2020-04-06T11:05:14-04:00 March 9th, 2017|Categories: Nursing education, Sponsored Content|Tags: , , , , |

A nurse explained to a patient that NSAIDs — both over-the-counter and prescription — are widely acknowledged to be effective for pain relief when used as directed. But she also counseled her patient that NSAIDs can cause adverse events, especially when they’re not used appropriately.

Nurse’s team writes patient stories into the EHR system

By | 2017-01-19T23:26:28-05:00 January 19th, 2017|Categories: Nursing news|Tags: , , , |

Ellen Pollack, RN At UCLA Health, the electronic health records system has all the bells and whistles it needs to be the useful tool and care diary it's intended to be, with one major bonus: the patient story is in the spotlight, in large part due to the ingenuity of RN Ellen Pollack