Real nurses bed pan ‘Nurse Jackie’

The New York State Nurses Association this week requested that Showtime add a disclaimer to the end of its new show, Nurse Jackie in hopes of protecting the image of real life nurses. “I almost fell out of my chair when I saw ‘Nurse Jackie.’ What are my patients going to think when they see that?”

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‘Nurse Jackie’ premieres in NYC

The Red Apple rolled out the red carpet last night for the premiere of Showtime’s New York-based medical comedy drama, Nurse Jackie.  The controversial show however, is being received with…

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Nurses sue for skipped meals

A class action lawsuit has been filed by 700 workers from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center hospitals and West Penn Allegheny Health System for unpaid wages related to overtime work…

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In nurses we trust

Online Nursing Careers takes a timely look back at the 2008 annual Gallup Honesty and Ethics poll which ranked nurses #1 for the seventh year in a row as the…

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