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diane burns flyer

Diane Burns, Assistant Professor at the University of Sheffield, UK, discussed the mistreatment of vulnerable people while in hospital or living in residential care. She examined the forces that inhibit staff and residents from "speaking out" about poor care.

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:30
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Image of Rutgers Shield for SMLR Event

Dr. Jeannette Rogowski, professor of health economics at Rutgers, discussed her examination of staffing and practice environments in a broad sample of NICUs in the U.S. and Italy, based on primary data collection. The implications for patient outcomes for infants with very low birth weights was explored

Tue, 10/7/2014, 12pm
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keynote speaker

Susan Dentzer, senior health policy adviser for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and former on-air health correspondent for the PBS News Hour, was the keynote speaker at the Employment Relations in Healthcare Conference held on March 14-15, 2014. Dentzer spoke about work and employment relations in the U.S. health care system. She stressed the need for better health care at lower costs, nurses who are willing to work in hospitals, and the reduction of premature deaths before age 50.

03/14/2014 - 03/15/2014
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Image of Rutgers Shield

SMLR's annual Labor and Management Conference was centered on discussions about the health and well-being status of workers and this relationship to work. Conference speakers addressed several issues negatively affecting workers, many of whom are overworked and overstressed.

Wed, 05/08/2013

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