NRSKarenRN's Nursing Blog

NRSKarenRN's Nursing Blog

NRSKarenRN, BSN, RN Moderator 108,286 Views

Joined Oct 10, '00 - from 'RN Spirit from Philly Burb'. NRSKarenRN is a PI Compliance Specialist, prior Central Intake Mgr Home Care Agency. She has '35+' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Home Care, VentsTelemetry, Home infusion'. Posts: 27,252 (22% Liked) Likes: 13,257

Mary Eliza Mahoney: America's First Black Woman to Complete Nursing Training

by NRSKarenRN - Mary Eliza Mahoney (May 7, 1845 - January 4, 1926) grew up in the Dorchester area of Boston, Mass. At the age of 18, she started working at the New England Hospital for Women and Children as a maid,...

Stress, Depression, Suicide and Mental Health Resources

by NRSKarenRN - The American Nurses Association 2001 health and safety survey involving 4,800+ nurses reported that 67% nurses worked mandatory or unscheduled overtime. Over seventy percent (70.5%) of nurses...

Resume Tips: Perfecting Nursing Resume, Cover Letter, Online Nursing Job Applications

by NRSKarenRN - Wondering why you're not getting interviews or being hired? Look at your RESUME!!! I've been reviewing resumes this May 2012 for open positions in my department and can't believe the resumes...

Landing a job in a tough economy

by NRSKarenRN - while wandering the internet tonight, found an interesting article at ana's career center: landing a job in a tough economy by sharon brewer, rn, bsn, msn originally published in lippincott's...

Stamps Commemorating Nursing

by NRSKarenRN - While rummaging in my parents basement after my mothers death, I ran across a scrapbook of stamps with a loving note from Mom " these are for Karen". In it was a set of four 1961 nursing stamps:...

10 Ways to Develop Nursing Leadership

by NRSKarenRN - Great article in May 2012 issue of American Nurse Today: Launching yourself in nursing leadership This lead me to thinking about Ways to Develop Nursing Leadership Skills: Participate in...

Free Nursing Continuing Education Programs - 100+ contact hours

by NRSKarenRN - Note: Links updated 4/30/16 . Please check CE expiration dates prior to taking courses. CDC: Autism Case Training 3 parts. 1.2 CE each Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals 1 ce...


close
close