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All Things Nursing

    Nurses
    Understanding the Power of Nursing Specialty Certifications

    Understanding the Power of Nursing Specialty Certifications

    Healthcare faces many challenges, such as cybersecurity and payment models. However, nurses are likely to ponder on problems of patient care and experience and come up with strategies to improve both.…

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    Nursing Uniforms: From Skirts to Scrubs and Beyond

    Nursing Uniforms: From Skirts to Scrubs and Beyond

    Nursing uniforms have changed drastically over the years. Learn about the traditional whites, scrubs, caps, and everything in between.

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    8 Best Apps for Patient Self-Care

    8 Best Apps for Patient Self-Care

    Many mobile phone users download health apps to assist with personal health goals. Nurses could use this to their advantage when helping patients with self-care topics. Here are a few of the best heal…

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    Nurse Leaders: Is Promoting From Within a Disservice?

    Nurse Leaders: Is Promoting From Within a Disservice?

    Nursing provides limitless opportunities. You can find a specialty or decide to climb the ladder and go into leadership. When nurses are promoted from within and then given little or no training, it c…

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    Recognizing the Red Flags of Sex Trafficking

    Recognizing the Red Flags of Sex Trafficking

    Unfortunately, human trafficking has been in the news far too many times. Human Trafficking is an umbrella term that includes sex trafficking, forced labor, and domestic servitude. Victims of sex tra…

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    Got Stress? Eat These Foods to Lower Your Stress Levels

    Got Stress? Eat These Foods to Lower Your Stress Levels

    As a nurse, you understand the impact stress can have on your mental and physical health. You probably practice meditation, yoga, or other activities that can lessen your stress levels. But, have you …

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    Social Media and Patient Care: Understanding the Rules

    Social Media and Patient Care: Understanding the Rules

    You receive a Facebook Friend Request from a patient's wife. Should you accept it? If you've ever dealt with this or other social media situations, learn a few tips and the reasons behind them here.

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    Top 10 Nursing Apps You Need to Download Today

    Top 10 Nursing Apps You Need to Download Today

    Explore some of the top nursing apps you need to download.

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    Nurses
    To Unionize or Not to Unionize: That is the Question

    To Unionize or Not to Unionize: That is the Question

    Over 170,00 nurses in the United States belong to a labor union. However, the debate about the benefits and negatives of unionizing wages strong. Find out about the current discussion at Johns Hopkins…

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    Understanding the Risk of Firearms: Suicide vs. Homicide

    Understanding the Risk of Firearms: Suicide vs. Homicide

    Gun violence is a hot topic these days. Turn on the TV for any length of time, and you will hear stories of firearm homicide. But, did you know that firearm suicide is more common in the U.S? Learn ab…

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    6 Positive Ways to Use Social Media in Your Nursing Practice

    6 Positive Ways to Use Social Media in Your Nursing Practice

    The use of social media comes with many negative thoughts these days. But, what if you could use social media to improve your professional life and impact the outcomes of those care for, too? Learn si…

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    Choosing War: A Celebration of One Nurse Veteran

    Choosing War: A Celebration of One Nurse Veteran

    Some nurses feel a calling to serve their patients and their country. Hear one nurses story here.

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    Just Landed Your First Nursing Management Job - Now What? - 8 Steps For Success

    Just Landed Your First Nursing Management Job - Now What? - 8 Steps For Success

    Starting a new job is challenging. But, when you transition out of staffing nursing and into nursing leadership, you face a few specific challenges. Learn 8 tips to help you get on the track to succes…

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    6 Places the Community Needs Nurses

    6 Places the Community Needs Nurses

    Most everyone expects to see nurses at the bedside. But, it's not the only place you might see a nurse serving their community. Learn about nursing executives, entrepreneurs, and flight nurses and why…

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