NJ Nurse Accused of Reusing Flu Shot SyringesThe board said in a consent order that the nurse `administered an inadequate amount of the flu vaccine to patients using single-use syringes
Some Travelers, Health Care Workers In NY Being Actively Monitored For Signs Of EbolaA nurse from Maine who recently returned from West Africa where she treated Ebola patients has broken her quarantine.
Nurse, Convicted Killer Sentenced For Plot To Smuggle Heroin Into Newark PrisonA nurse and an inmate already doing hard time for murder were sentenced Friday for conspiring to bring 50 decks of heroin into Northern State Prison in Newark.
Aide Accused In Rape Of Woman, 64, At Bronx Nursing HomeA nursing aide was accused Tuesday of the rape of a 64-year-old woman at the Bronx nursing home where he worked.
Nurse Fired For Refusing To Get Flu ShotThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the influenza virus is now widespread in 10 states, including New York and Pennsylvania – where a pregnant nurse is out of a job.
Report: Bronx Nurse Pleads Guilty To Stealing Drugs From E.R.She said she got the drugs from a secure medical-storage system by entering the name of a patient without the doctor's permission. The patient had been recently discharged.
Nursing Home Operator Responds To Allegation That N.J. Woman Was BeatenNursing home operator Alaris Health said Monday that it is “investigating each and every concern” raised by the family of an 80-year-old woman who claimed she was beaten by a nurse at a Passaic County facility.
Former Nursing Home Nurse Accused Of Beating PatientA former nurse was indicted Wednesday on allegations that he punched and beat a disabled resident of the Bronx nursing home where he worked.
Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill To Let Pharmacists Give Flu ShotsNew York used to be among a handful of states that only allowed physicians and nurses to administer vaccines, but it began allowing pharmacists to give the shots, too, in 2008.
Mbarek Lafrem Pleads Guilty To Beating Nurse In Bathroom Of Midtown Pub SocialThe Moroccan-born Lafrem and the woman, a nurse, crossed paths at a Manhattan bar in March 2010. He lived in Norwood, Pa., but was working in Manhattan.
Nurse Rescues Child Who Nearly Drowns At Staten Island PoolPamela Glennon dashed over to perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation when she saw lifeguards starting emergency procedures.
Nurse Accused Of Urinating In Patient's Kitchen SinkKassandra Fields-Ralph is charged with lewdness, child endangerment and theft.