Why Some Health Care Workers Are Vaccine Hesitant Despite Their Medical Training
“Nurses fall prey to the same misinformation that non-medical professionals do,” one oncology nurse said.
Oct 5, 2021 1:31 PM
Two New Laws Guard Against Understaffing At NY Hospitals And Nursing Homes
The issue gained a new sense of urgency during the COVID-19 pandemic as reports of understaffed intensive care units and nursing homes reached the public.
Jun 23, 2021 8:55 PM
Nurses Say Understaffing Endangers Lives. Would A State Mandate Help?
A revived bill could add 70,000 nurses to New York but faces opposition from the state and lobbyists.
Updated: Feb 13, 2021 12:07 AM
State Health Department Pushes Back Against Bill That Would Mandate More Nurses
The report was not well-received by the nurses' union.
Aug 16, 2020 7:44 PM
“I Don’t Know If I Can Do It”: A Veteran Nurse Describes The Gradual Return To Normalcy, And The Paralyzing Fear Of A Second COVID-19 Wave
"I can tell you truthfully, I’ve cried almost every day."
Jun 2, 2020 12:35 PM
Caring For The Tiniest New Yorkers: The Neonatal ICU In A Pandemic
"We’ve been in the NICU since the 26th of February," one mother said.
May 20, 2020 4:09 PM
Nurse Quarantined In NJ During Ebola Panic Is Suing Chris Christie
"My liberty, my interests and consequently my civil rights were ignored because some ambitious governors saw an opportunity to use an age-old political tactic: fear."
Updated: Oct 23, 2015 4:02 PM
Nurse Fired After Instagramming "Man vs 6 Train" Photo
The photograph is of an empty trauma room.
Updated: Jul 8, 2014 5:34 PM
Australian DJs "Sorry" Nurse Killed Herself After Their Kate Middleton Prank Call
The DJs blame their radio station to permitting the call go on the air.
Updated: Dec 10, 2012 3:11 PM
Are There Special Maternity Ward Rules Just For Kennedys?
The husband of one of the nurses said, "I don’t think that anybody, even a Kennedy, should go around kicking hospital personnel and believe there are no ramifications."
Updated: Feb 26, 2012 3:37 PM
6-Month-Old Dies Of Accidental Overdose At Brooklyn Hospital
"We love this baby. Oh, my God. It's just so messed up. His life was over in a second. I just can't believe it," cousin and caretaker Jhora Akther told the News.
Updated: Oct 26, 2011 3:21 PM
"41-Year-Old Virgin" Sues NYU Over Office Rumor Mill
A pediatric nurse at NYU Medical Center claims that a pediatric neurosurgeon repeatedly referenced “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” movie, and reassured her that sex is “like petting something furry for the first time.”
Updated: Sep 11, 2011 8:08 PM
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