Be A Physically, Mentally, and Emotionally Healthy Nurse

Posted on: 02/05/2017

Written By: Kathleen Colduvell, RN, BA, BSN, CBC According to a three year study conducted at London South Bank University approximately half of all nursing students are overweight and a ...

A Seattle Nurse Gives Back

Posted on: 02/03/2017

In light of the negative and sometimes angry political rhetoric occurring these days, it can be difficult to feel inspired by our fellow human beings. However, hundreds of unsung heroes ...

Celebrities, George Michael, Nurses, and Healthcare Charities

Posted on: 02/02/2017

Fame. Fortune. Celebrities. These three words have one thing in common: endless possibilities for healthcare charities. The public demand for cures to cancer, HIV/AIDS, and other lifelong diseases continues to ...

15 Highest Paying Nursing Careers

Posted on: 02/01/2017

The highest paying nursing jobs are: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist General Nurse Practitioner Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Pain Management Nurse Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Certified Nurse Midwife Family Nurse Practitioner Informatics Nurse ...

Third Door Series: We Used To Work Together But Now I'm Her Boss!

Posted on: 02/01/2017

Welcome to the Third Door Column with Beth Boynton, RN, MS. In this 10-part weekly series, we'll be navigating common conflicts in nursing and healthcare with an eye towards shared ...

5 Ways Trump's Travel Ban Could Affect Nurses

Posted on: 01/31/2017

No matter your political persuasion, the travel ban recently imposed by the Trump administration has a far-reaching impact that many are still grappling to fully comprehend. Arguments for and against ...

Informational Interviews and Your Nursing Career

Posted on: 01/30/2017

Have you ever used an informational interview to move your nursing career forward? Did you know that informational interviews are a form of professional networking?  When you’re seeking a position, ...

High-Protein & High-Energy Snacks For Nurses

Posted on: 01/27/2017

Snacks can be a nurse’s best friend during long 12-hour hospital shifts. Nurses often do not take meal breaks, and even if they do it is usually not long enough ...

Music Therapy And Rehab Nurses

Posted on: 01/26/2017

Music is the universal language. It can set the tone, create an atmosphere, change anyone’s mood, and be a helpful remedy and therapeutic intervention for certain diagnoses and conditions.  According ...

Superbugs, Nurses, and Antiobiotic Resistance

Posted on: 01/26/2017

The news of a 70-year-old Reno woman dying from a pan-resistant “superbug” has swept through medical and nursing communities in early 2017. Nurses, physicians, epidemiologists, public health officials, and others ...

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A Seattle Nurse Gives Back

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