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Nurses Must Protect Themselves from Ebola

Any nurse concerned about being ill-prepared to care for Ebola patients should be able to refuse the assignment. So says the leader of the American Nurses Association [ANA].

Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses (APGNN) Annual Meeting

Date: 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 17:00
Location: 
Atlanta Hilton Atlanta, GA
United States
Description: 

The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses (APGNN) is a North American organization of nurses and other medical professionals committed to the care of children, and their families, who have gastroenterology/nutrition illnesses.

American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) 28th Annual Conference

Date: 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 17:00
Location: 
JW Marriott Indianapolis Indianapolis, IN
United States
Description: 

The APNA Annual Conference is the premiere event for psychiatric nursing! It is held in a new location each year to encourage new regional participation and to add travel adventure to those who regularly attend.

November 14-16, 2014: NOADN: National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Conference

Date: 
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 09:00 to Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 17:00
Location: 
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch St. Louis, MO
United States
Description: 

Founded in 1984, the National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (N-OADN) is recognized nationally as the voice for Associate Degree (AD) nursing.

AACN: American Association of Colleges of Nursing - Fall Meeting

Date: 
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 09:00 to Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 17:00
Location: 
JW Marriott Washington, DC
United States
Description: 

AACN's Spring Annual and Fall Semiannual Meetings are open only to the 
chief nursing administrator of member schools, and invited guests.

American Academy of Nursing Fall Conference

Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 17:00
Location: 
Grand Hyatt Washington Washington, DC
United States
Description: 

The American Academy of Nursing annual policy conference will identify ways nurses are transforming health and building a better care delivery system.

ASPSN: American Society of Surgical Nurses

Date: 
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 09:15 to Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 17:15
Location: 
Westin Chicago River North Chicago, IL
United States
Description: 

The American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses (ASPSN) was incorporated as a nonprofit organization in 1975.

2014 ENA Annual Conference

Date: 
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 09:15 to Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 17:15
Location: 
Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis, IN
United States
Description: 

Join us in Indianapolis for the 2014 ENA Annual Conference where you can take advantage of the opportunities to learn from the industry's foremost emergency healthcare experts, enhance your clinical emergency nursing skills, network, be inspired, and spread your passion for emergency nursing.

New Website Helps Nurses Provide PTSD Care

Do you know the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder [PTSD]? Do you know who is at risk? Are men and women at equal risk of developing it?

Open House at UVA Medical Center for Critical Care Registered Nurses

Date: 
Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 09:00
Location: 
University of Virginia Medical Center
1215 Lee Street
22902 Charlottesville, VA
United States
Description: 

Join us Thursday, August 21st at University of Virginia Medical Center’s open house for cardiac progressive/intermediate critical care nurses from 9 a.m. until Noon.

Is Magnet Certification Worth It for Nurses?

Do you work at one of the more than 400 Magnet-recognized hospitals around the world?  It has been said that minority nurses who work at these recognized facilities have the benefit of flourishing in a positive environment with employers who value their skills and career goals.

Come All Ye Faithful: Diversity in Faith Community Nursing

By providing health education and wellness promotion in religious communities of color, minority nurses of all faiths can make a powerful difference in eliminating health disparities.

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Nursing

It’s been said that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) nurses form one of the largest minorities within the profession, and yet they are hardly recognized as a subgroup.

Self-Compliments: What I love about me.

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Does even the thought of giving yourself a compliment make you blush? Nurses are all about showing compassion to others, but how about when it comes to showing yourself the love? If you can see the good in others, you can train yourself to claim the good in yourself.

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for Nurses

Most nurses are comfortable using social media to connect with family and friends, but are unsure about how to use it in a professional context.

NAHN’s Muevete (Move) USA™ Project Makes an Impact Nationwide

There’s a movement that’s spreading across the nation, and it’s called “Muevete USA.” It’s a project that brings together nurses and nursing student volunteers, low-income Hispanic children, and community organizations to learn about the importance of healthy eating. 

Steps to Protect Your Health at Work

When it comes to work-related injuries, nurses get more than their fair share. So, what are you doing to protect your health?

Want the Job? Don’t Sell Yourself Short

So you hear about a great job opening and feel excited, until you read the job description. It’s a long list and you lack some of the requirements. What should you do? Apply even if you don’t think you qualify, nursing experts say.

Why Do Nurses Gain Weight?

There’s been some recent research that suggests nurses are more likely to be overweight as compared to the general population. Maybe you struggle with maintaining a healthy weight yourself.

Healthy Living is Catching

It’s no secret: It’s much easier to reach health goals when friends, family, and co-workers have favorable attitudes toward exercise, sensible eating, etc.

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