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Five Positive Impacts of the Ebola Crisis

Ebola has been vilified and sensationalized in the news and with good cause: those who contract the... Read More

I lied...a story of how I outright LIED to patient's family.

by JDougRN

The time I my patient's family. I hope it makes me a good nurse and helped the family,... Read More

Theresa Brown: RN Media Star

Nurses are entrepreneurs, and every day we meet one who stands out of the crowd. Theresa Brown can... Read More

Do you have a Career Plan? What Type of Nursing is Right for You?

Nursing is a great career offering so many alternatives. It can be overwhelming and confusing... Read More

The Influence of the Influenza Vaccine:

Getting the Influenza vaccine, as a healthcare provider, is an interesting conundrum: there are... 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... 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... Read More

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

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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,... 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... Read More

The Fine Line

As part of our job, nurses can develop relationships with patient's and their families through the... 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... Read More

3 Reasons Your Immune System May Not Help You This Flu Season

Do you get caught every flu season with a cold or sinus problem? Our immune system is designed to handle the pollens and bugs that cycle through the... Read More

Part 2: The Good the Bad and the Ugly Boundaries

In part one I talked about the need for boundaries in order to steer clear of other people's negativity. In this article I want to lay out what... Read More

Nursing in the Revolutionary War

Nursing in America may have begun in some rather reluctant terms. Women who followed their spouse into battle camps were given jobs to do, from... Read More

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, saying "No," can feel like you are abandoning... 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 nurses. Validation is a wonderful thing. But the... 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 will help you in creating the best resume you... 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 clinical environment. They are constantly... 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 detriment to my nursing career, but an asset. My work as... 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 those who save the lives of the ones who are... 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 patient? Will I fail this lab? Relax -- here are... 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 important as their medication list. As Veteran's Day... 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 you do every day. Sometimes the reasons that we... Read More

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