by traumaRUs - New research from the Emergency Nurses Association encourages more in-depth suicide screenings in the emergency department in an effort to better identify... Read More →
by bzmom - There is blood on the toe of my right shoe. It is not mine. It does not belong to the patient that is on the table in front of me who was in an automobile accident... Read More →
by JDougRN - I got the call on the EMS radio around 5 am. This is the usual time we get calls from EMS responding to nursing homes- The nurses are rounding on their patients to... Read More →
by traumaRUs - Human trafficking is defined as, "the recruitment, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons by threat or use of force, for induced commercial sex acts, and sexual... Read More →
by nurse2033 - The Schemas of Emergency Nursing: How to organize your thinking and knowledge
Chris Hendricks RN, MSN, CEN, CFN
As an ED Educator I am frequently tasked with... Read More →
by traumaRUs - It’s late at night, the sirens wind down as they approach the ambulance bay….emergency nurses and staff await the patient in the trauma bay. As the patient is... Read More →
by Pixie.RN - What is Emergency Nursing?
Emergency nurses specialize in caring for patients in potentially emergent or critical condition, be it from illness or injury.... Read More →
by ServantLeader - As a hospital CEO, I listed my home phone number in the admission kit for each of the three hospitals where I served. I invited patients to call me at anytime if... Read More →
by spotangel - An older woman was writing her name on the clipboard. She winced as she wrote her name. I watched her from the triage window noticing her swollen wrist and her... Read More →
by nurse2033 - The ALTO program (alternatives to opioids) in the ED.
Last year the Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) pioneered the ALTO program. Ten hospital emergency... Read More →
by allnurses - allnurses.com staff recently had the opportunity to interview Lisa Wolf, PhD, RN, CEN, FAEN,
Director of ENA's Institute for Emergency Nursing Research. She has... Read More →
by traumaRUs - This is a topic that has gotten a lot of press lately. We have all seen/heard about the opioid epidemic that is occurring in the US.
I was very fortunate... Read More →
by allnurses - AllNurses staff recently interviewed Dan Nadworny, MSN, RN, Clinical Director for Operations at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. He was the point... Read More →
by traumaRUs - Founded in 1970, ENA has proven to be an indispensable resource to the global emergency nursing community. With more than 42,000 members worldwide, ENA advocates... Read More →
by Roy Fokker - I bought a motorcycle last year. I've always loved riding and I've been wanting to get one for years. I finally cashed in some vacay time and bought a Honda Shadow... Read More →
by ERERER - After circling the drain with compassion fatigue, I stumbled upon this article that was published in the ACEP: read it and tell me you don't feel proud!
Guest... Read More →
by nurseraya1 - Nurses are often viewed as kindhearted lifesavers…angels in scrubs. Still others view us as hard, harsh, impatient and to the point. Well, please allow me to give... Read More →
by Michael M. Heuninckx - With increased rates of children being diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), it is ever so important that nurses are increasing their awareness and... Read More →