Archive for August 2014

News Roundup – August 26, 2014

August 26, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Inspira Woodbury nurses file to join union (South Jersey Times) A statewide health care and nurses union has announced that registered nurses at Inspira Medical Center Woodbury have filed with … More

News Roundup – August 19, 2014

August 19, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. Pascack Valley CNO reflects on year since HackensackUMC hospital opened (Nurse.com) Despite a six-year wait that included a bankruptcy filing by the former Pascack Valley Hospital and a court battle … More

News Roundup – August 5, 2014

August 5, 2014

The following is the New Jersey Nursing Initiative (NJNI) weekly news roundup, highlighting nursing and health care stories from around the state. N.J.’s county-run nursing homes face uncertain future as Medicaid funding dwindles (South Jersey Times) County-run nursing homes used to be the norm in New Jersey, as local governments fulfilled … More