Nursing care - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Nursing care Changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts For school districts still getting their financial footing after the Great Recession, the Medicaid changes being advanced as part of the health care overhaul are sounding familiar alarms. Administrators say programming and services even beyond those that receive funding from the state-federal health care program could be at risk should Congress follow through with plans to c... Mon, 15 May 2017 10:29:00 GMT 2017-05-15T10:29:00Z APNewsBreak: 124 Illinois prison nurses get layoff notices SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration has told 124 prison nurses that their jobs are being privatized, a move their union blasted Tuesday as retaliation for its rejection of a contract offer last year. Nurses stationed at 12 state prisons will be dismissed on June 15, two days after the contract nurses are hired, according t... Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:47:00 GMT 2017-03-21T22:47:00Z Feds override California to aid inmates with drug overdoses SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge overrode a California state law on Friday to help combat a growing problem of inmates dying from drug overdoses. U.S. Judge Thelton Henderson of San Francisco approved waiving state law to allow licensed vocational nurses to administer the overdose antidote naloxone, which can reverse respiratory failures from opioid overdoses. ... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:22:00 GMT 2017-03-11T03:22:00Z German lawmaker's sex-on-prescription idea draws criticism BERLIN (AP) — A German opposition lawmaker's suggestion that authorities could subsidize paid sex for patients who require nursing care has drawn a critical reception. Elisabeth Scharfenberg, the opposition Greens' spokeswoman on care policy, told the Welt am Sonntag newspaper she could imagine authorities "financing sexual assistance." The newspaper said the idea is based o... Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:40:00 GMT 2017-01-09T10:40:00Z