Dealing with Difficult Patients

Posted on: 09/30/2015

Just like any profession that involves dealing with the public, nursing can mean working with people that are difficult in a manner of ways. You can run into all reactions ...

Can Nurses Replace Doctors?

Posted on: 09/30/2015

Patients are increasingly turning to nurse practitioners instead of physicians for a number of reasons. For one thing, they may be more accessible since physicians’ offices are sometimes overcrowded and ...

ACNP - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Jobs

Posted on: 09/24/2015

What Does An Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Do? An acute care nurse practitioner ( ACNP ) is an advanced practice nurse who specializes in acute care nursing. Some choose a ...

Effective Time Management Skills for Nurses

Posted on: 09/02/2015

By Lee Nelson Sandi Thorson not only works as a registered nurse on 12-hour shifts, but this South Dakota woman is a wife, mom, grandmother, and a student earning her ...

How to Make Technology Work for Your Nursing Career

Posted on: 09/02/2015

Gone are the days when nursing was just about hands-on patient care and manually filling out medical charts all day long. Today’s nurses are not only skilled health care practitioners, ...

Nursing Degrees: Which one is right for you?

Posted on: 09/02/2015

There are so many pathways to becoming a nurse from earning a diploma to a master’s, and every degree in between. As with most professions, usually the more nursing education ...

Tips for Surviving the NCLEX

Posted on: 09/02/2015

It might have been more than 20 years ago, but Stacey Kinney can still remember the stress and uncertainty she felt before taking the NCLEX. “I always share with my ...

Tips on Choosing the Right Nursing Job

Posted on: 09/02/2015

Written By: Lee Nelson Nurses, these days, have many choices of where they want to work from big metropolitan hospitals to cruise ships to corporate headquarters to clinics in neighborhood ...

Nurse Manager Salary and Career Opportunities

Posted on: 09/02/2015

Salary Overview Many nurses are surprised to learn that nurse management is actually a nursing specialty. Some nurse managers choose a supervisory clinical path, while others move into administration. Sometimes ...

PACU Nurse Salary and Career Opportunities

Posted on: 09/01/2015

By Vonda J. Sines Salary Overview Post anesthesia care unit (PACU) nurses are specialized professionals. These registered nurses (RNs) provide intensive observation and treatment of patients who have undergone anesthesia. ...

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