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The Start of a New School Year

by RN403 Not too long ago, I was preparing to start my first day of nursing school and I remember how... Read More

Anticipation: Behavioral Risk Assessment

by jadelpn To be pro-active, nursing has enacted many risk assessments. They prove true on each and every... Read More

An Easy Way to Save a Life... or How to Not Kill Somebody

by ♪♫ in my ♥ Hospitals depend on robust systems to prevent errors. Despite that, flexibility that is sometimes... Read More

New To The Forums

by Ruby Vee If you think "allnurses" is harsh sometimes, you've totally missed out on the unmoderated... Read More

Entering My 18th Month of Bedside Nursing...What I Have Learned.

by Lev <3 My reflections based on my experiences as a nurse entering the 18th month at the beside. I write... Read More

New Grad/Hate My Job/Life is Miserable!

by Ruby Vee After nearly four decades, I still remember my miserable, awful, no good first year of nursing... Read More

Psychological Issue Was More Serious Than Initially Suspected

by RschIVF40 How do you confront a close family member when you suddenly realize he has a serious psychological... Read More

Stop the (Deskilling) Merry-Go-Round, I Want to Get OFF!

by NotReady4PrimeTime de·skill verb (used with object) to remove any need of skill, judgment, or initiative in: jobs... Read More

Only in New York

by Sea_of_Roses I work in a busy emergency dept. in NYC. The atmosphere can get pretty intense, my colleagues and I... Read More

Help....I Can't Take it Anymore!!! - Nurses Coping with Stress

by tnbutterfly Do you have those days when the stress of your job just makes you want to scream?? Maybe you do... Read More

I Passed NCLEX!! Sharing What I Did...

by Graduatenurse14 We see all the time on allnurses how people graduate with honors, do Kaplan/Hurst/PDA Reviews, answer hundreds of questions and hit the benchmarks... Read More

It's Already Gone On Long Enough

by Ruby Vee I've been trying to write this article for a week, about end of life issues, dementia, institutionalization and what Katrina did to those who were... Read More


by jadelpn Boundaries in nursing could be defined as a therapeutic relationship putting the needs of the patient first. This relationship is considered the... Read More

Failed the NCLEX? A Passed Down Blueprint to Pass the NCLEX

by passenclex4x The following was a secret from someone who failed the NCLEX and then passed it on! I am now an RN thanks to this person. I am now giving back.... Read More

PR in Nursing Has Taken the Front Seat in Patient Care

by jadelpn Or, objects in the mirror are closer than they appear. Lately, seems as if image in nursing or even PR in nursing has taken the front seat in what... Read More

Quality Improvement in End of Life Care

by StefO A literature review done by a graduate nursing student. This literature review explores themes relevant in the literature on ways to improve care... Read More

The Irony of Nursing

by DeepBreath My thoughts on respect and support within this profession. Wrote about personal experiences and shared thoughts among other colleagues. Please add... Read More


by Nurse2beMN Passing the NCLEX took persistence, hard work, and a whole lot of support from the AllNurses community. In addition, it required a number of... Read More

My Study Tips For CRNE

by shompeh I passed the CRNE in my first try this June 4th, 2014. I wanted to share my study tips that helped me become successful in writing the exam. I hope... Read More

LTC 101: What To Expect

by VivaLasViejas Here is a brief guide for new LTC nurses as to what they can expect from their jobs. Included are the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects of working... Read More

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