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To Be (Monitored) or Not To Be (Monitored)

To Be (Monitored) or Not To Be (Monitored)

by dianah - Should all ICU and tele patients be monitored when leaving the unit for procedures? If not, which absolutely should be monitored and for which patients may the requirement be waived? My aim is to...

allnurses Reaches 800,000 Member Milestone

allnurses Reaches 800,000 Member Milestone

by tnbutterfly - Out a dream that a nursing student had almost 20 years ago, an online nursing community has grown into the largest networking site for nurses and nursing students. We all know that the site has...

Hybrid / Online LPN Programs

Hybrid / Online LPN Programs

by TheCommuter - An increasing number of people want to complete the practical nursing program via online learning. Still, no online practical nursing programs exist at this time. However, hybrid practical nursing...

Deployed Army Nursing: 101 Things I Learned While Deployed

Deployed Army Nursing: 101 Things I Learned While Deployed

by Pixie.RN - As many of you know, I recently spent nine months in Afghanistan. For those of you who don't know, I'm an Army nurse in the ER specialty category. I deployed with a Forward Surgical Team (FST) as the...

Affordable Online RN-to-BSN Programs

Affordable Online RN-to-BSN Programs

by TheCommuter - Are you a nurse with a diploma or associate degree and a desire to further your education without accumulating a staggering amount of student loan debt? Below you will find a list of affordable...

Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Never Give Up on Your Dreams

by AccelCNL - Feeling hopeless about getting into nursing school? Experiencing repeated rejections or major medical issues that seem to be blocking your RN dream? I have been there and shed tears, felt extreme...

Challenging your own beliefs

Challenging your own beliefs

by 3aremyjoy - Giving care to a palliative patient when you're not yet a nurse allows for reflection. Do you really practice what you preach, or are you just giving lip service? This is my account of a night that...

Online MSN Program - West Texas A&M University

Online MSN Program - West Texas A&M University

by TheCommuter - What if you are an RN who wants to attain a graduate degree in nursing, but you have no interest in becoming an educator or nurse manager? Are you looking for a convenient online MSN program with...

Evidence-Based Practice by Nurses for Nurses: Encouraging Waiting Spontaneous Labor
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Evidence-Based Practice by Nurses for Nurses: Encouraging Waiting Spontaneous Labor

by Beth AHRQ - This article describes an evidence-based patient-centered campaign and clinical resources that were developed by nurses, for nurses. Evidence includes an older AHRQ systematic review combined with...

Top 10 Reasons We Get Fired: Sleeping on duty

Top 10 Reasons We Get Fired: Sleeping on duty

by madwife2002 - Sleeping on duty is number 3 in my series of 'Top ten reasons we get fired' Internet searches on this topic show it is a world wide problem, and not limited to the US. Research is showing that...

Warning Signs Associated With Degree Mills and Scam Schools

Warning Signs Associated With Degree Mills and Scam Schools

by TheCommuter - The number of diploma mills in the US is on the rise as prospective students seek to take action against their perceived economic insecurity. In fact, a scam school operated a fake nursing program...

Tips To Handle Nursing School While Employed Full-Time

Tips To Handle Nursing School While Employed Full-Time

by TheCommuter - Whether you're a traditional student or non-traditional adult learner, nursing school can be one of the most vexing ventures you will ever experience. Although many instructors will recommend that...

For-Profit Schools That Offer Online Nursing Programs

For-Profit Schools That Offer Online Nursing Programs

by TheCommuter - For-profit schools have become increasingly popular choices of educational completion with nurses and other healthcare workers for a variety of reasons. A list of for-profit schools that offer online...

What do I HAVE to know to pass NCLEX?

What do I HAVE to know to pass NCLEX?

by nurseprnRN - I taught in the Kaplan NCLEX review course for years. Whatever resource you use to study, make sure it gives you the rationales for why the wrong choices are wrong as well as the right ones, right....

I Want To Be A Nurse, But My Grades Aren't Competitive. Help!

I Want To Be A Nurse, But My Grades Aren't Competitive. Help!

by TheCommuter - Do any options exist for people who want to be nurses, but have noncompetitive grade point averages and unremarkable test scores? If this describes you, keep reading to find out more information...

Is Online Learning Appropriate For You?

Is Online Learning Appropriate For You?

by TheCommuter - If you are thinking about enrolling in an entirely distance-based program or just one online course, please take a moment to honestly answer the questions below to help determine whether online...

What To Look For In An Online Nursing Degree Program

What To Look For In An Online Nursing Degree Program

by TheCommuter - Are you thinking about enrolling in an online nursing degree completion program? To find a program that will fulfill your specific needs, you must unearth specific information that will enable you to...

Managing It All: Non-Traditional Student Tips

Managing It All: Non-Traditional Student Tips

by ShannonV - My name is Shannon, I am 39 years old, a single mother of three amazing teenagers and what is considered a "non-traditional" student. I laugh to myself now when I hear the phrase "non-traditional...

25 Years and Counting

25 Years and Counting

by madwife2002 - I have just reached my 25 year anniversary of working in healthcare. This is a snapshot view of what has happened in my life and career over the past 25 years. We all have stories to tell, we all...

Nurses Notes: Guidelines On What Not To Chart

Nurses Notes: Guidelines On What Not To Chart

by TheCommuter - The significance of accurate, timely documentation by nurses and other members of staff cannot be emphasized enough. However, some types of documentation should not be entered onto the patient's...


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