Additional floors will allow for UNMH’s future expansion

Additional floors will allow for UNMH’s future expansion

Construction workers connect a beam as progress continues on the University of New Mexico Hospital’s new tower near Lomas and Yale. Officials recently approved plans to increase the tower from seven stories to nine. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal The University of New Mexico Hospital’s new hospital tower is growing taller … Read more

Texas travel nurse on the health care crisis: “The profits are going to the CEOs instead of trying to keep nurses and support staff”

Texas travel nurse on the health care crisis: “The profits are going to the CEOs instead of trying to keep nurses and support staff”

This interview was conducted prior to the sentencing of former Tennessee nurse RaDonda Vaught. On Friday, Vaught was taking to three years probation. While the massive outpouring of support for Vaught from nurses succeeded in preventing her from going to jail, the precedent involved in her conviction remains. See, “Mass mobilization of nurses keeps Vaught … Read more

Okie from Muskogee: Smith shares her heritage with others | Lifestyles

Lynzi Smith, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, loves sharing what she has learned with others. She particularly loves sharing what she’s learned about basket weaving, beadwork and dressmaking. “When they’re done, everyone’s always proud of what they did and they’re happy and they always want to learn more,” she said. Smith said she teaches … Read more

Watch now: Racks by the Tracks roars back for 2022 | Arts & Entertainment

By RICK WAGNER KINGSPORT — Despite some clouds and the threat of rain, the 14th annual Racks by the Tracks festival delivered music, barbecue and 100 various craft beers, wines, seltzers and sangrias to a post COVID-19 pandemic crowd of thousands. Held at the Kingsport Farmers Market, the event on the edge of downtown was … Read more