Julita BSN, RN

Freelance Health Writer

I have an extensive nursing experience (23yrs). If you need compelling health content, get in touch.

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About Julita

Julita has 24 years experience as a BSN, RN and specializes in Freelance Health Writer.

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  1. Julita

    Is nursing burn out really that bad?

    Working in OR should not be understaffed like some specialty areas are. OR was my 1st job when I qualified and I chose that area because the nurse:patient ratio was very good and we always had some nurses on stand by. I loved working in OR and even n...
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    Light at the End of the Tunnel?

    Wow!! Sideshowstarlet you went through some horrific experience. You must have been a threat to this co-workers and she had to find ways to get you dismissed from work. Very concerning that nurses who are supposed to be caring people can treat a co-w...
  3. Thank you Ciann I am glad you enjoyed reading it. And I totally agree with you as you highlighted the challenges of computerized assessments. I felt the same way too when they introduced computerized care plans at my hospital many years ago.It can be...
  4. Decoding Patient Health Through Comprehensive Assessment In the healthcare environment, a patient's story unfolds through a nuanced interplay of symptoms, history and aspirations. Patient assessment, an intricate art of merging science and empath...
  5. I think this DIY invention is gorgeous, brilliant idea. It goes to show that nurses are very creative.
  6. Bowel Habits When we hear the words "bowel habits," many of us immediately think it’s none of your business!! This kind of reaction usually happens when someone is asking about your bowel habits. Let’s face it; nobody really wants to talk about t...
  7. What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic condition that results in swelling of the lining of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This condition should not be confused with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) which...
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    RaDonda Vaught - What is she doing now?

    The hospital officials should always stand by their employees when unfortunate mistakes like this happen to a member of staff. Nurses do not work in a vacuum, we follow policies and procedures and sometimes we may not agree with the way procedures ar...
  9. Oh what an accurate account of what has been happening all along in the healthcare organization. Nursing shortage has become the norm in many countries. I totally relate to this. Thank you for highlighting this.
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    Healthy Skin is In! Keep Melanoma Out!

    Thank you Maggie for this timely information. No excuse to step out in the sun this Summer without putting applying the knowledge you have just shared.All the best with your writing.
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    Women Struggling to Recognize Heart Disease

    So informative article. Thank you for sharing.
  12. Hi Brenda Thank you for sharing such great insights about Colon Cancer awareness, it is something I am very passionate about. I totally agree with you we have to take good care of ourselves and eat healthy. I am pleased to know about the communi...
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    What Exactly is a Colonoscopy?

    A colonoscopy is a test that is done by a specialist doctor called a gastroenterologist. The doctor will use a colonoscope (a scope) which is a long flexible tube with a camera at the tip end to visualize the entire colon. The main goal for having a ...