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IVEA - The Innovative Replacement for the IV Pole - NTI

While at NTI this year, the allnurses team saw many innovative medical products. One piece of equipment that caught our attention was a creative product from the folks at Firefly Medical. The IVEA is...

NTI: Medical Marijuana

AllNurses staff recently attended NTI in Houston, Texas. Andrea J Efre, DNP, ARNP, ANP-BC presented on the topic of medical marijuana. Medical marijuana is used to treat many conditions so it is...

NTI: Mastering the Art of Professional Networking

AllNurses staff recently attended AACN's National Teaching Institute 2017 in Houston, Texas. One of the interesting presentations was Mastering the Art of Professional Networking, presented by Alvin...

NTI: Pain Management Challenges

Hospitalized patients often experience pain. In the ICU, most patient experience pain to some degree. As more invasive and painful procedures are performed, pain escalates. Add in intubation,...

ADN or BSN: What's the Big Deal?

I was talking about this topic with one of my younger nurse friends. She shared the following comments with me. I want to start by saying that quality bedside nursing care can be provided no...

November is National Prematurity Awareness Month

Premature birth is categorized as an infant born prior to 37 weeks gestation. This is a world-wide issue. Statistics from the World Health Organization: Key facts Every year, an estimated 15...

Open letter to the allnurses community regarding the Achieve Test Prep Litigation

To the allnurses community, As many of you are already aware, allnurses is the target of a lawsuit by East Coast Test Prep, LLC which operates Achieve Test Prep. allnurses has and continues to...

NTI Interview with Dr. Cathie Guzetta

Dr. Cathie Guzetta, author of Holistic Nursing, a Handbook for Practice and Pocket Guide to Holistic Nursing, and faculty at George Washington University School of Nursing received the AACN...

NTI: What's a Scromper, Nurse Blake?

Nurse Blake has invented a nursing “onesie” called a Scromper. He demonstrated the versatility of the Scromper for the allnurses team at NTI. It is a useful and fun item with plenty of pockets, room...

NTI: Post-Procedure Complications

Most of the time the patient recovers uneventfully. However, what happens when they don’t? Would you know how to troubleshoot and care for the patient with complications from these commonly performed...

NTI: Resiliency and Burnout

Staff of allnurses recently attended the AACN National Teaching Institute (NTI) in Houston, Texas. One of the sessions was "Owning Your Future: Building Personal Resiliency in Times of Burnout and...

Gender Pay Gap in Nursing: Changes in 2017 Salary Survey vs. 2015?

In 2015 The Journal of American Medicine released a study on the pay gap between male and female nurses. That survey revealed that male nurses earn about $5100 per year more than women. This survey...

allnurses Partners with Medical Malpractice Insurance Leader CM&F

The world’s largest nursing website has partnered with one of the largest insurers of individual nurses in the country to provide affordable and trusted medical malpractice insurance. Provider CM&F...

Update on Achieve Test Prep Litigation

Update on Achieve Test Prep Litigation Pursuant to the posted notice, several of the anonymous posters have taken the opportunity to address the Court to correct misinformation and defend their...

Nurses in Business - 2016 Annual NNBA Conference Oct 14-16

About NNBA The National Nurses in Business Association (NNBA) is dedicated to supporting, advancing and promoting Nurses in Business, Nurse Entrepreneurs, and Intrapreneurs. Since 1985, thousands...


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