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Full Circle, my First Year of Nursing

I have officially completed my first year of nursing. I graduated in November 2006, passed my... Read More

Mental health in developing countries

by starbin

I grew up in a small village in South Asia where many people don't have access to basic healthcare.... Read More

The Power of Ethical Wills

by rmw44

Using Words That Heal The document he held in his hand read like a lawyer had charged him for... Read More

Healing Wounds and Souls

(author's note: This article was printed on our College Newspaper in Bulacan, Philippines. My... Read More

"The Laying on of Hands"

I wanted to be a nurse since I was 13. My grandmother was diagnosed with Cancer in October of 1992... Read More

A Nurses Role in Health Care Reform

by mschau

As the 2008 presidential candidates gear up for the election next November, the campaigning heats... Read More

Putting the Hospitality Back In Hospital

by Tait

"Please tell us your name, hometown, reason for joining the nursing program and clinical... Read More

Is Peak Flow Monitoring a Necessary Component of Pediatric Asthma Management?

by mtnmom

Asthma is the most common chronic condition of childhood (Burkhart, Rayens, Oakley, Abshire, and... Read More

A letter to K.

by Elvish

Recently I took care of a new mom postpartum after her second baby who took methadone for heroin... Read More

Case Managing the Homeless and the Role of Community Health Workers

by jhoonk

Section I. Introduction This paper describes the case management process in providing... Read More

We are all made of stars

This is a paper I wrote a while ago for my Fundamentals class that I am really proud of and wanted... Read More

Tips for Nurses: Dealing with annoying coworkers

by Bugaloo

One thing they don't teach you in nursing school is how to deal with annoying coworkers. If you... Read More

Never Stop Learning or Loving.

When you graduate from nursing school, you are ready to take on the world with your new knowledge and skills, right? That is partially correct;... Read More

Why I Want to be a Nurse

After graduating from high school in Northern Ohio, all I wanted to do was- just get out. And that's exactly what I did; I packed up and moved out to... Read More

Healing Environment: A Map towards Patient Safety

by waqar

Good environments make us feel better, and feeling better is the key to getting better. Now a question will be raised in your mind that through what... Read More

Being "Da Man"(or "That Man") In A Overwhelmingly Female Classroom

Mention to most guys that they could have a job where they could be surrounded by women, make relatively good money, have countless opportunities to... Read More

Caring Point

Across the hall of a certain government hospital, on the pediatric wing, I heard someone harshly vomiting with cough. You could tell like it was... Read More

Don't Blame the Nurse : Fix the System

The discussion forum cites numerous first-hand stories of how nurses have blamed themselves, or have been blamed by hospital... Read More

A Typical Day for this Parish Nurse

I have been a Parish Nurse for the past 9 years, being part of a program sponsored jointly by our local hospital and area churches. I received my... Read More

The language of pain

Years ago in my high school P.E. class, I jumped down off some bleachers and sprained my ankle really bad. I sat there holding my ankle and was face... Read More

Everybody was Somebody's Baby Once

I wrote this in May 2007. This was my first clinical day of Med Surg. ~~~~~~~~~~~ Today was our first day of med surg. I had a very... Read More

Yesterday and Today's Nurses

by hlfpnt

What do you think of when you hear the word nurse? Myself, I picture someone in a starched, full length white dress with matching stockings, shoes... Read More

The Good Doctor: What Hospice Has Taught Me

by tencat

At a casual gathering the question inevitably arises. “Where do you work?” I always hesitate to reply, knowing that my answer will most likely hang... Read More

Staff development and funding

by JBudd

Abstract This paper will discuss the wide range of duties found in staff development and nursing education departments, and the importance of... Read More