Suzanne Gordon

As we celebrate National Patient Safety Awareness Week, we should ask ourselves why so many doctors are violating the Hippocratic Oath: "First Do No Harm." more

Mar 3, 2014 7:08 PM Dispatches

National Nurses Week is from May 6 to May 12, and we should honor the work that nurses do, and insist that they get their long hours reduced.The hours worked by registered nurses (RNs) -- the largest profession in health care -- have actually inc... more

May 6, 2013 12:25 PM Dispatches

Some Republican Presidential candidates love to say how much they support veterans, but they lose credibility when they go after the Veterans Administration. more

Dec 14, 2011 1:27 PM Op-Eds

May 6-12 is National Nurses Week. Don't believe the hype that the nursing shortage is over. more

May 6, 2011 12:53 PM Op-Eds

By Suzanne Gordon Every year, hospitals around the country observe "Nurses' Week," a national celebration from May 6-12 that coincides with the birthdate of Florence Nightingale, who was born May 12, 1820. Many registered nurses find themse... more

May 4, 2006 3:23 PM Op-Eds