Moms of Preemies Need a Nurse to Talk To

baby incubator 1Mothers of newborn premature babies often face a range of anxiety that deserves the human touche and skilled care of a nurse, according to a study published in U.S. News and World Report.

Yet too frequently, hospitals have cut corners and don’t schedule enough nurses to accommodate the time for heart-deep conversations.

One-on-one talks with nurses help mothers of premature infants cope with feelings of anxiety, confusion and doubt, a new study reveals.


Let’s make sure new moms get the time they need to be with the nurse they deserve. Share the petition for a Safe Patient Standard.

Patient Story

Your Patient Stories Over the past few weeks, you've been sending us stories about your experiences in Minnesota hospitals.  We've heard them, and we think others should, too.  By sharing your patient experience with us, you can help us promote a safe nurse-to-patient ratio at all Minnesota hospitals.
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