On Friday, far more than 100 instructors, social personnel and university counselors and around 200 paraprofessionals in the Schenectady City University District have been emailed an hour just before understanding they had been getting laid off through two afternoon mass Zoom meetings.
The majority (70% to 80%) of hospitalized patients require the placement of a vascular access device for intravenous therapy (Alexandrou et al., 2012; Zingg & Pittet, 2009). Peripheral intravenous (PIV) catheters allow venous system access for the infusion of fluids, medication, blood, or blood products (Hagle & Mikell, 2014). PIV catheter placement is one of the most frequent invasive skills performed by nurses working in hospitals (Ravik et al., 2017). Accurate placement and management of PIV catheters require significant knowledge, skill, and clinical judgement to reduce PIV-associated risks. If not managed correctly, PIV complications such as
The world’s most very well-regarded instruction luminary died yesterday. Sir Ken Robinson handed absent at the age of 70 immediately after a struggle with most cancers. His TED Talk entitled “Do Universities Eliminate Creativeness” is the most watched of all-time with more than 66 million views. His impact on the imagining of educators all over the world is unparalleled in background and his legacy of critique about colleges will have