Submitted by Nachole Johnson on Mon, 2014-01-27 23:58
Millions of nursing students began their spring semester last week. For some, it marked their first week in nursing school, while others are continuing their nursing journey. Whatever the circumstance, effective study habits are needed in order to be successful in nursing school.
Submitted by Julia Quinn-Szcesuil on Sun, 2014-01-26 19:13
When Dr. Romeatrius Nicole Moss, RN, MSN, APHN-BC, DNP, sees a need nurses can fill, she uses everything at her disposal to meet that need. Working in the community is one of the places where she does that best.
Submitted by Jebra Turner on Fri, 2014-01-24 15:41
New research suggests that reading fine novels heightens social sensitivity – the capacity to understand the beliefs and desires of other people, and how they differ from your own, that's the bedrock of nursing.
Submitted by Christine Cliff on Thu, 2014-01-23 16:01
After the holiday cookie exchanges and potluck meals, your patients may want to focus the New Year on strengthening their eating habits and taking a healthier approach. For some who have lactose intolerance, however, new recipes and eating habits may cause apprehension. With a few tips and tricks, your lactose intolerant patients can still enjoy healthy foods that include low-fat and fat-free milk, cheese, and yogurt.
Submitted by Jebra Turner on Mon, 2014-01-20 00:46
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day we naturally remember Dr. King’s “I have a Dream” speech, delivered in 1963 at the March on Washington, where he called for an end to racism. That stirring address is ranked by scholars as the top American speech in U.S.
Submitted by Jebra Turner on Fri, 2014-01-17 00:38
How are you doing on those New Year’s resolutions? Are you persisting and persevering? The first 90 days are especially crucial. Why? Research shows that by the end of this month, more than half of us have already fallen off the self-improvement wagon.
Submitted by Julia Quinn-Szcesuil on Wed, 2014-01-15 18:36
As more foreign educated nurses are working in US hospitals, health care organizations and settings are going to need to address some of the barriers that are preventing these highly skilled nurses from making a smooth transition to their workplace.
Submitted by Dee Fletcher on Fri, 2014-01-10 17:00
A growing sector of the nursing industry continues to be in the field of research. Nurses use their research to provide evidence-based care for patients, which in turn promotes health and aids in disease prevention.
Submitted by Nachole Johnson on Thu, 2014-01-02 15:20
Today marks the 2nd day of the New Year. Maybe one of your goals for 2014 is to save more money. What is your plan to reach that goal? Today, on the 2nd day of the year, have you already implemented money saving changes?
Submitted by Jebra Turner on Tue, 2013-12-31 01:07
Doing a bit of career housekeeping at year end can help clear away mental cobwebs and stagnant behaviors. Once you've got a clean slate, it's much easier to make the new year into whatever you most desire.
Here are four simple steps to getting your work into tip-top shape:
Submitted by Robin Farmer on Sun, 2013-12-29 23:55
With the new year about to unfold, you have likely reflected on what’s working in your life and what needs altering. Have you decided that the changes you need to make in 2014 include career reinvention? Join the club.
Submitted by Jebra Turner on Sun, 2013-12-29 00:14
One of the best things you can do at the end of the year is to review it. That’s right, flip through your pocket calendar or your digital schedule of the last 365 days and see what worked and what bombed. That way you’ll be able to plan for a fuller, richer, less stressful 2014.