Nurse Leader Weekly 2/18/19
February 12 - February 18

Nurse Leader Weekly 2/18/19

Curated weekly news for nurse leaders. Catch up on the industry in one stop.

Andrew Shingleton
Content Writer

In Case You Missed It …

Man in famous photo of sailor kissing nurse has died

Monday, February 18
ABC13

The famous “sailor and nurse kissing” photograph from WW2 that depicts a Middletown man smooching a nurse in celebration of Japanese surrender has died. The photograph was an iconic picture taken on Aug. 14, 1945 in Times Square.


 

Epic CEO Judy Faulkner: We would never sell to Apple

Friday, February 15
CNBC

CNBC’s Jim Cramer suggested in January that Apple should consider buying one of the largest private health IT companies in the world to move into the healthcare space. Epic’s CEO, Judy Faulkner clarifies why that won’t happen.


 

This Protocol May Reduce MRSA Infections After Discharge From The Hospital

Monday, February 18
Forbes

Patients entering the hospital risk acquiring a healthcare associated (HAI) infection. In fact, 1 in 31 hospitalized patients have at least 1 HAI on any given day.


 

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