Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) or Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP)?

Posted on: 03/29/2017

By Anne Devine, MA, BSN Are you ready for more autonomy and specialization in your nursing practice? Do you enjoy working directly with patients? It may be that you’re ready ...

Resume Mistakes You're Making Right Now (And How To Fix Them)

Posted on: 03/27/2017

By Dawn Papandrea You've learned all of the pertinent nursing skills and earned your credentials – now it's time to find a nursing job! Whether you're just starting out or ...

Meet LeAnn Thieman: Serving Chicken Soup For Nurses' Souls

Posted on: 03/25/2017

LeAnn Thieman, Hall of Fame speaker and nurse, is the New York Times best-selling author of 14 “Chicken Soup for the Soul” books, including her newest, “Chicken Soup for the ...

10 Survival Tips For New Nurses

Posted on: 03/23/2017

By Keith Carlson, BSN, RN, NC-BC When you’re a new nurse, it’s easy to become anxious about doing everything right and starting your career on the right foot. We know ...

Nurse Depression: How Travel Pulled Me Out

Posted on: 03/22/2017

By Leah Helmbrecht, RN, BSN, Travel Nurse When I was in nursing school I was asked many times, “why do you want to be a nurse?” The answer I would ...

How To Read An Electrocardiogram (EKG/ECG)

Posted on: 03/21/2017

By Dawn Gray, RN Regular, irregular, fast, slow, wide, narrow, stable, unstable. Does looking at a 12-lead EKG put your own heart into a lethal rhythm? Nurses are usually the ...

Meet Renee Thompson: Leading The Fight Against Nurse Bullying

Posted on: 03/18/2017

Dr. Renee Thompson, DNP, RN, CMSRN is an adult clinical practice and professional development expert. After more than 25 years as a clinical nurse, nurse educator and nurse executive, Renee ...

6 Reasons Nurses Shouldn't Date Doctors

Posted on: 03/17/2017

By Kathleen Colduvell, RN, BSN, BA, CBC Most nurses have seen the Grey’s Anatomy episode where Rose, the nurse, and Derek, the dreamy surgeon, take their relationship to the next ...

Nursing Care For Transgender Patients

Posted on: 03/16/2017

Laverne Cox. Caitlyn Jenner. Amazon’s series Transparent. Transgender issues are becoming more visible in pop culture, and in real life and healthcare, too. The New York Times reported that the ...

Q&A With Nurse B: Day Nurse Left My Patient In Pain!

Posted on: 03/15/2017

Welcome to Q&A with Nurse 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 accountability and ...

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Career Profile: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

By Anne Devine, RN, BSN, BA, CBC You’re a nurse, and you like working with complex patients in the hospital. So you’ve decided to become an acute care nurse practitioner ...

Q&A With Nurse B: How Do I Get Help While Being Bullied?

Beth Boynton, RN, MS specializes in communication, collaboration, and workplace culture. She offers advice on how to navigate common conflicts in nursing and healthcare with an eye towards shared accountability ...

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