Tag Archive: nurse

Nov 12 2013

Lone Star State-Healthcare: There is no place like home

Some health care once done in a hospital or doctor’s office can now be done at home. It’s just as effective, more convenient and usually less expensive. Medicare pays for health care you receive in the comfort and privacy of your home if you meet certain requirements. To qualify, you must be home bound, under …

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Jan 24 2012

Nursing programs ranked

The University of Texas at Tyler’s online graduate and doctoral nursing programs have received national recognition from U.S. News & World Report, Dr. Linda Klotz, College of Nursing and Health Sciences dean, announced. Out of 458 institutions surveyed, the publication ranks UT Tyler in the top three in Teaching Practices and Student Engagement. This ranking …

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Nov 01 2011

Tax Wall Street to heal America

The nation’s nurses are calling for a tax on financial transactions to begin raising the revenue needed to fix the nation’s growing social crisis. By Deborah Burger National Nurses United, America’s largest union of RNs, is sounding an alarm. We’ve organized rallies in New York, Boston, Washington, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, and Las Vegas, …

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May 31 2011

LRMC nurse wins top honors

The management of Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) never expected the high number of nominations for this year’s Patient Choice Award. This recognition goes to the nurse with the highest number of votes for compassion, competence and quality care.  Held during National Nurses’ Week, this year’s voting went to Sherry Benson.  Part of the Emergency …

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May 25 2011

UT Tyler nursing faculty recognized for research

Dr. Danice Brown Greer, clinical instructor at The University of Texas at Tyler, is the recipient of a Ph.D. Faculty Research Award from the UT Health Science Center at Houston School of Nursing, Dr. Linda Klotz, UT Tyler College of Nursing and Health Sciences dean, announced. The award, in the amount of $300, is presented …

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Apr 14 2011

LRMC to recognize best nurses

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) is to hold its annual Patient Choice Award program in which one of its nurses is honored for providing the best quality care, comfort and compassion of any on the excellent staff.  Once again, the institution is calling on the community for input to help make the selection.  Nominations are …

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