Meriwhen the RN

Meriwhen, ASN, BSN, RN Senior Moderator 57,347 Views

Psychiatric nurse and fan of Shaun the Sheep.

How to Dress for Psychiatric Nursing

Many psychiatric facilities and settings allow or require that nurses and support staff wear street clothing instead of scrubs. Those entering into psychiatric nursing often ask, "If I can't wear...

Addictions Nursing

Addictions nursing deals with the nursing care of individuals suffering from one or more addictions. Addictions nursing is considered a subspecialty of psychiatric nursing. Patients may be suffering...

Agency Nursing

Agency nursing (also known as registry nursing) is the provision of nursing services on behalf of a staffing agency. The nurse is an employee of the agency; the agency sends the nurse out to various...

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

Psychiatric nursing (also known as mental-health nursing) is the provision of nursing care to patients with mental illnesses. Mental illnesses are medical conditions that have a direct impact on a...


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