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BSN, RN, Faith Community Nurse

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    Nurses
    Serious Mental Illness: How Can We Help?

    Serious Mental Illness: How Can We Help?

    Serious mental illness affects us all in some way. What can we do, as professional nurses to help make a difference in our families, in our work place, in our community and in our nation?

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    Nurses Smoking: Compassion Instead of Judgement

    Nurses Smoking: Compassion Instead of Judgement

    In this article the author goes over some of the reasons nurses continue to smoke and urges a compassionate approach with an encouraging touch toward all who struggle with habits that are hard to over…

    92 replies
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    Vaccinations Rock! How to Get Parents to Think So

    Vaccinations Rock! How to Get Parents to Think So

    The author discusses how nurses can help parents understand the importance of vaccinations.

    39 replies
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    Annie Needs KIS (Keep It Simple): CPR in Crisis?

    Annie Needs KIS (Keep It Simple): CPR in Crisis?

    The AHA has recently increased the prices of their cards dramatically. This coupled with requirements for upgraded equipment and a lengthening of time requirements may be putting CPR for the masses in…

    13 replies
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    A Pause at the Moment of Death: Your Thoughts

    A Pause at the Moment of Death: Your Thoughts

    "The Pause" was initiated by a nurse in Charlottesville, Va. The author describes what it is and asks the reader for their thoughts on its impact.

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    Levels of Care 101: Nurses Help Caregivers

    Levels of Care 101: Nurses Help Caregivers

    In this article, the author describes the various levels of care beyond the hospital. This can be a confusing topic, even for the most seasoned of nurses and one that we need to have clarity about so …

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    Nurses
    New Year Nurse

    New Year Nurse

    As we all step into a new year, the author urges us as professional nurses to consider some nursing New Year's Resolutions.

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    Driving While Elderly

    Driving While Elderly

    Driving is a risk at any age. With the 85+ group of drivers, the risk is magnified. The author discusses ways nurses can help their patients confront and cope with the risks.

    34 replies
    Nurses
    Working Holidays? 5 Ways to Make It Work for You

    Working Holidays? 5 Ways to Make It Work for You

    Working the holidays? This article offers a little encouragement as you head into the season.

    14 replies
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    Can We Talk? End of Life Discussions

    Can We Talk? End of Life Discussions

    In this article the author provides some guidance about how to proceed with end of life discussions.

    5 replies
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    Are You a "Fixer" Nurse? 5 Things to Consider

    Are You a "Fixer" Nurse? 5 Things to Consider

    In this article, the author points out that sometimes the best ways to help are not what we automatically think!

    8 replies
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    Nursing Job Change: Jump Ship or Sit Tight? 5 Things to Consider

    Nursing Job Change: Jump Ship or Sit Tight? 5 Things to Consider

    Changing jobs in nursing has positives and negatives. Here are 5 things to think about if you are considering a job change.

    24 replies
    Students
    Should I Be a Nurse? 5 Things to Think About

    Should I Be a Nurse? 5 Things to Think About

    This article offers some of the pros and cons of nursing as a profession.

    12 replies
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    Opioid Epidemic: Innocent Victims (NAS)

    Opioid Epidemic: Innocent Victims (NAS)

    The author points out what NAS is, describing the current problem along with potential for change.

    9 replies
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