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There are some things nurses just can’t say out loud. Which is why developing a secret nurse code is not only practical, it’s downright necessary. That’s where...
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No one ever said nursing was easy (at least, no nurse has ever said such a foolish thing). Some shifts can feel like going...
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Whom do you turn to for support and encouragement when a shift becomes too stressful to handle? The nursing profession is difficult enough—especially when...
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Today's nurse managers are responsible for directing the U.S. healthcare system; yet new nurse managers are often expected to hit the ground running with...
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After you land your first nursey job, you’ll sit through a long orientation.  You’ll have just come back from lunch in a food coma,...
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From demanding supervisors to, well, demanding patients, the modern nurse rarely has the chance to take a pee break, let alone scarf down a...
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It's bigger, it's badder, it's more billable medical codes than you could ever imagine.  Ladies and gentlemen, it's the newest iteration of  the “International Classification of Diseases”! The...
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A group of us + a few too many cups of coffee = this article idea: Some of the stuff we encounter at work...
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. Ever notice a little rattle noise when you walk? May be all the things you keep in your scrubs pockets. We wanted to know what...
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It’s classic etiquette: Never discuss politics or religion in public—and particularly not in the workplace. For most of us, discussing salary also falls on...