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On the Job: Nursing Edition

On the Job: Nursing Edition

By Faith Gates, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under Features

Read about the lives of students in the College of Nursing, who get hands-on experience working at local NYC hospitals!

Outcry follows approval of LICH deal

By Suebin Kim, Staff Writer

October 30, 2014


Filed under News

Brooklyn residents continue to fight to halt the deal between SUNY and LICH.

Older nurses favored over recent graduates for employment

Older nurses favored over recent graduates for employment

February 5, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

Results of a survey distributed among nurses from a sample of 14 states, drawn from a pool of data from nurses in 34 states, and a  second sample of nurses from 14 states, indicated that nurses licensed in 2010 or 2011 were less likely to work in a hospital than nurses licensed in 2004 or 2005, ac...

Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

September 10, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The rights of minor hospital patients do not allow for the majority of children to have any autonomy as to their treatment. Rather, difficult decisions are left to either their parents or guardians, but allotting such stress to parents may not be in the child’s best interest. Rece...