nursing

No Older Adult Left Behind

Older adults are one of the fastest growing populations in the United States. According to the 2010 US census, there are approximately 40 million adults 65 years and older, an increase of over 5 million since 2000.

Evaluating SANE Programs

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) programs were created by nursing professionals to address the under-reporting and under-prosecution of adult sexual assaults by providing comprehensive medical care to survivors and expert forensic evidence to the legal community.

Honoring Religious Practices

When Maria Krol, DNP(c), MSN, RNC-NIC, a professor in Southern Connecticut State University’s nursing program, talks to her students about religious traditions, she gives them this concise advice: “I tell them check ‘I wouldn’t do that!’ at the door.” 

Top 25 Nursing Employers

What makes a company one of the “best” places to work is, of course, highly subjective. For some, a top-notch workplace is all about friendly coworkers and flexible hours; for others, salary and benefits are all that matter. 

The Case for Compassion

One of the astonishing realities of nursing is the inherent exposure to human vulnerability at its extremes. Whether bearing witness to candid joy or profound loss, the role of the nurse as a champion for compassion is essential to the profession’s social benefit.

Set Your Sights on a Management Position

If you've ever thought of making a career move into management, it is worth the time to make a plan for leading your career in that direction.

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates Annual Conference

Date: 
Friday, October 31, 2014 (All day) to Monday, November 3, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Disney's Contemporary Resort Lake Buena Vista, FL
United States
Description: 

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates

Annual Conference

October 31-November 3, 2014

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Lake Buena Vista, FL

American Nephrology Nurses’ Association Fall Meeting

Date: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 (All day) to Monday, October 13, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Westin Savannah Harbor Savannah, GA
United States
Description: 

American Nephrology Nurses’ Association

Fall Meeting

October 11-13, 2014

Westin Savannah Harbor

Savannah, GA

Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association 33rd Annual Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, September 20, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Buena Vista Palace Lake Buena Vista, FL
United States
Description: 

Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association

33rd Annual Conference

September 17-20, 2014

Buena Vista Palace

Lake Buena Vista, FL

http://www.gapna.org/annual-conference

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 23rd Annual Convention

Date: 
Thursday, September 11, 2014 (All day) to Sunday, September 14, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Hilton Orlando Orlando, FL
United States
Description: 

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

23rd Annual Convention

September 11-14, 2014

Hilton Orlando

Orlando, FL

www.amsn.org

Academy of Neonatal Nursing 17th National Mother Baby Nurses Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, September 6, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Hyatt Regency New Orleans, LA
United States
Description: 

Academy of Neonatal Nursing

17th National Mother Baby Nurses Conference

September 3-6, 2014

Hyatt Regency

New Orleans, LA

http://www.academyonline.org/

Academy of Neonatal Nursing 14th National Neonatal Nurses Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, September 6, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Hyatt Regency New Orleans, LA
United States
Description: 

Academy of Neonatal Nursing

14th National Neonatal Nurses Conference

September 3-6, 2014

Hyatt Regency

New Orleans, LA

http://www.academyonline.org/

 

Pediatric Nursing 30th Annual Conference

Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, August 2, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center National Harbor, MD
United States
Description: 

Pediatric Nursing Conference

30th Annual Conference

July 31-August 2, 2014

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center

National Harbor, MD

http://www.pedconference.net/

American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing 2014 Annual Conference

Date: 
Monday, May 19, 2014 (All day) to Thursday, May 22, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Marriott New Orleans New Orleans, LA
United States
Description: 

American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing

2014 Annual Conference

May 19-22, 2014

New Orleans, LA

Marriott New Orleans

http://www.aaacn.org/annual-conference

Academy of Neonatal Nursing National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, April 26, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Sheraton Waikiki Honolulu, HI
United States
Description: 

Academy of Neonatal Nursing

National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference

April 23-26, 2014

Sheraton Waikiki

Honolulu, Hawaii

http://www.academyonline.org/?page=APNNC11

American Nephrology Nurses’ Association 45th National Symposium

Date: 
Sunday, April 13, 2014 (All day) to Wednesday, April 16, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
Hilton Anaheim Hotel and Convention Center Anaheim, CA
United States
Description: 

American Nephrology Nurses’ Association

45th National Symposium

April 13-16, 2014

Hilton Anaheim Hotel and Anaheim Convention Center

Anaheim, CA

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates 2014 Annual Symposium

Date: 
Thursday, March 13, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, March 15, 2014 (All day)
Location: 
The Broadmoor Colorado Springs, CO
United States
Description: 

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates

2014 Annual Symposium

March 13-15, 2014

The Broadmoor

Colorado Springs, CO

http://www.suna.org/event/2014-annual-symposium

 

Racial Disparities of Nursing Educators and Students

Due to the shortage of nurses in the workforce, many nursing schools are making an effort to increase their enrollment of students.

Honesty and Ethics in Nursing

The latest Gallup Poll of Honesty/Ethics in Professions says the most trusted profession (for an astounding 13 out of the last 14 years) is—drumroll, please—nursing.

New to Nursing: Joining the Profession from Divergent Fields

Two years ago, Evelyn Javier was working in a research lab in Maryland and was unhappy with her career. “I liked the job, but it did not fulfill my purpose,” she says. “I felt like there was more I could do.” 

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