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Our Death-Denying Society (Revisited)

Americans are totally immersed in a death-defying, death-denying culture where the final outcome is... Read More

I met an angel, my OB nurse

This is about a nurse who touched me in a special way. I had my baby almost two years ago, and yet... Read More

Cannabis and Healthcare 2014

2014 saw the beginning of legalized cannabis shops in Denver Colorado. What does this mean for us... Read More

2014 Wage Survey For CNAs, Medical Assistants, HHAs, PCTs: Post Here!

Sadly, far too many allied healthcare workers are not always paid what they are worth. Knowledge is... Read More

Confessions of a Hospital Administrator

There is a reason nurses are the most respected profession in America. A former hospital CEO offers... Read More

Death, Abuse and Alcohol

When Bringing in the New Year 2014 be wise in your choice of drink, the demon drink is taking over... Read More

Behavior That Just Shouldn't Fly

by jadelpn

We can never assume a co-worker's intent. Someone "just joking" or "they didn't MEAN anything by... Read More

Welcome to

by Joe V

allnurses is the leading social-networking site for nurses and nursing students. People from all... Read More

Homeless Patients: Considerations

Many of our homeless patients are 'frequent flyers' who continually return to the hospital for the... Read More

What She Couldn't Tell You

You've all had that patient...the mom with the frequent flyer child, and you want to scream with... Read More

Define Nurse

The word "nurse" has a different definition to each person. In this article, I researched where the word "nurse" came from and went in-depth to what... Read More

A Morning in the Life of a Nurse and a Doctor

A nurse's day ends as a doctor's day begins. A snapshot of a morning exchange outside of the workplace. Who are we beyond our hospital personas?... Read More

The Top 10 Things I Loved About Nursing

As a late-middle-aged RN who is newly retired from clinical nursing, I'd like to share a retrospective on a long and fruitful career that brought me... Read More

Nursing Salary Survey 2014

Compensation is an extremely important aspect for the overwhelming majority of people who must work for a living, including the nurses who claim to... Read More

Nurses Rock in 2014 and Beyond

The new year 2014 is swiftly approaching us. This piece is a reminder that our chosen profession is vital to society's health and safety from the... Read More

Food Insecurity and Child Malnutrition in the United States

Children and the elderly are at increased risk for malnutrition, an affliction that takes place when a patient's body is deprived of the vitamins,... Read More

Learning from the Past - Resolutions for a Better Year of Nursing in 2014

A new year is upon us. That means many folks will take time to reflect on the good and the bad over the past 365 days. It also means many people will... Read More

How do I start a new topic on

by Joe V

You are ready to submit your first topic. But, you don't know how to start. This article will help you get started. We will break down the steps for... Read More

Cranky Old Man - What do you see nurses?

by brian

A wonderful reminder to look past the obvious. Remember this poem when you next meet an older person who you might brush aside without looking at... Read More

Hanging It Up

Here are some thoughts on what goes into the decision to leave nursing and go in a completely different direction late in life: the hopes, the... Read More

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