January 15 - January 21
Nurse Leader Weekly 1/21/19
Curated weekly news for nurse leaders. Catch up on the industry in one stop.
In Case You Missed It …
Monday, January 14
Some Florida healthcare workers are in danger of losing their licenses over the past two years if they were in default of their student loans. The Board clarified it worked out repayment plans with most of these workers but many are still affected.
Sunday, January 20
Lauren Underwood is the youngest black woman in Congress and also a nurse! Among a record-breaking 127 other sworn-in Congresswoman this past election season, Underwood is hoping to make strides in policymaking.
Wednesday, January 9
Apple is in talks with private Medicare plans to provide Apple Watches to at-risk seniors. The company could subsidize the cost of the Watch through plans and has previously inked deals with insurance giants Aetna and United Healthcare.