by Michelle Podlesni - Are you someone who can rise to the challenge?
I guarantee most of you fit this category. You work in emergency rooms, intensive care units, medical surgical... Read More →
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Nurses are awesome...but you probably already knew that. What many do not know is that these amazing health care providers can come with several different levels of... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Violence in Nursing
When Ashley became a nurse, she dreamed about helping patients and relieving suffering. She never thought she’d be hurt, much less attacked.... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Social media
The use of social media and other electronic communication is expanding exponentially; today’s generation of nurses grew up in a social media... Read More →
by Ashley Hay, BSN, RN - Change is a constant in the nursing profession. However, it can be difficult to maintain professional flexibility in a field with ever changing policies,... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Jake is very sociable, and has a lot of …colorful friends who visit him in the hospital. He’s quite likable, because he’s intelligent, funny and clever. He’s not... Read More →
by sirI - This question comes up frequently and is asked of me quite often, "should I carry malpractice protection?"
"What is malpractice?"
Simply put, it is a... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Sheila, the unit nursing manager approached Ashley on the floor. “Ashley, I need to see you today in my office. Can you let your preceptor know you’ll be off the... Read More →
by spotangel - Sammy's eyes were wide, her hands nervously locked together.
"Umm! Annie, I am not comfortable with this".
"This”, being her dying patient on her first day... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Being a Nurse Introvert
Introverts and extroverts really are hardwired differently. Sometimes I get questions from nursing students or those thinking about... Read More →
by RobbiRN - There is a story in Japanese folklore that goes back into an era in which they practiced “Ubasute,” the abandonment of the elderly. When there were too many mouths... Read More →
by allnurses - AllNurses recently interviewed Nurse Nacole, a well-known blogger and YouTuber. She is a critical care nurse who makes an impact via social media. She uses... Read More →
by ElizabethScala1 - As nurses, we know that nurse burnout pervades the profession. Insufficient staffing, long work hours, phone calls to come in to work on your days off, and a... Read More →
by Mr Clean - New nurses and experienced nurses alike ponder this question. I know not you, you have the answer already, but let's explore the decision process since as nurses we... Read More →
by Carol Ebert - Let me start by sharing my story about aging. Since I was 30, I have been exercising regularly and living and breathing wellness after transitioning from bedside... Read More →
by Nurse Beth - Like many nurses, I’ve witnessed many deaths. I’ve seen patients go suddenly, and seen some hang on, only to pass when a particular family member arrived- and even... Read More →
by tnbutterfly - Perhaps one of the most direct, straightforward, “is-what-it-is”, "want-to-know" topics asked in the 2017 allnurses Salary Survey is the range of average salaries... Read More →
by traumaRUs - The American Nurses Association (ANA) is sponsoring the Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation Grand Challenge for nurses. As nurses, we are role models and influencers in... Read More →