Nursing Community for Nurses - page 12

Education, experience, and shared knowledge makes a well-informed nurse. allnurses is the leading networking site for nurses and nursing students in all levels of the profession. You will find answers to all your questions, lively debates, helpful articles, nursing jobs, degree program information, and so much more. What kind of nurse do you want to be?

Let Negativity Roll off Your Back: Learn to Set Boundaries

Learning to set limits is a skill and unfortunately most of us really never learned it. As a nurse,... Read More

Being Beside One's Self

by jadelpn

In other words, there ARE 2 of you. Who we are as people can be very different as to who we are as... Read More

Don't Let Nursing Job Resumes Intimidate You

Do you want your resume to be on top of the pile? There are a few tips listed here that hopefully... Read More

Lessons Learned During Our First Semester Of Clinicals

Nursing students never cease to amaze me. They absorb so much more than we often realize in the... Read More

Lessons From the Zoo: How my Job as a Zookeeper Made Me a Better Nurse

The longer that I have worked as a nurse, I realize that my varied background hasn't been a... Read More

A Tribute to Military Nurses

Veteran's Day is a day to recognize all of our soldiers, from those fighting on the front lines to... Read More

7 Things to know BEFORE Sims Lab!

Every nursing student dreads Sims Lab day. What are the instructors expecting? Will I "kill" my... Read More

Caring for the Greatest Generation: Making Time for Your Patient's Unique History

Your patient's history is a part of assessment, but sometimes their personal history is just as... Read More

I'm Just Doing My Job...

There are some times in your career that you are really put under the microscope; why you do what... Read More

Nurses eating their young... a different perspective

We all have heard it before. Nurses eat their young. We all have complained about it and people... Read More

Nurses Who Harm Patients

Nurses are often revered by society. The general pubic think of nurses as caring, helpful and... Read More me, means real nurse

The road to becoming a real nurse is filled with bumps, trips, joy, and tears. Students learn... Read More

The Influence of the Influenza Vaccine:

Getting the Influenza vaccine, as a healthcare provider, is an interesting conundrum: there are recommendations from the CDC that are made to promote... Read More

Nerve racked nurses during the Ebola crisis

Even the most experienced, prepared nurse can feel tension and stress when severe crisis such as the Ebola outbreak strikes. Facilities must take... Read More

The FOAM Movement And How To Improve Your Nursing Education

FOAM stands for, Free Open Access Meducation and is an up-and-coming way healthcare professionals are interacting with one another to add to their... Read More

Sponsored Content

Informatics: What is it? What can I do with it?

Presented By Capella University

A Nurse Informaticist is a Bachelor's or Master's prepared nurse who is eligible for the Nursing Informatics Certification Exam, Offered by the... Read More

Capture Your Heart's Desire: Finding the Job You Want

Are you looking to relocate and are not sure how to start your job search? Having recently moved, I learned a lot and would like to share some tips.... Read More

Still Raw: Six months after graduation, five months after employment

by ixchel

About four months ago, I wrote an article highlighting my experience as a new grad in the first month of my new job. (Summary: it sucked.) Today, I... Read More

The Fine Line

As part of our job, nurses can develop relationships with patient's and their families through the daily contact we have caring for them. Sometimes,... Read More

Using Your GI Bill Benefits in 75 Easy Steps!

No, it didn't really take me 75 steps to tap into my GI Bill benefits, although I'm not quite there yet and who knows? The number of steps may rise.... Read More

Dying with dignity? Can't everyone die with dignity?

Recent news has focused on the news that a terminally ill patient ended her own life rather than let an aggressive brain tumor end it for her. Many... Read More

Survey Results: To Quarantine or not to Quarantine

We surveyed our nursing community to see what you thought about the issues over the Kaci Hickox situation as well as its impact on nurses and... Read More

What Ebola has Done for Nursing

With all the trials and tribulations facing modern day nursing, it becomes difficult to look on the positive side. What good can come from such pain... Read More

Competition in Healthcare: Just a Nurse

Do you know why you are a nurse? When was the last time you acknowledged the choice you made to make a difference in the world? Being a nurse is... Read More