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What are the the deadly dozen circumstances and characteristics that can lead to burnout and empathy fatigue? Check which statements ring true for you,...
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People in groups, especially in professionally structured groups, tend to bicker with each other about the way things should be run. It’s human nature...
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These days, moving up is less like climbing a ladder and more like picking your way through a maze.  How to navigate that maze?...
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. . When a 14 year-old boy visited the physician's office with a persistent cough, the primary care physician ran all the standard tests – yet...
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Most expectant parents look forward to the arrival of a healthy, well-developed baby. A premature birth drastically alters this expectation. The parents will have...
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Surveying hospital inpatients and their families about their hospital experience is an increasingly important measure of care quality. However, researchers have lacked a standardized...
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Does your hospital, clinic or private practice achieve sustained hypertension control rates of 70 percent or above?  The U.S. Department of Health and Human...
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Health injuries are very common in the nursing profession. If you’ve been on the job for even a short time, you’ve probably gotten sick...
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Several research teams are examining the potential benefits of bringing specially trained animals into clinical settings. These animal-assisted therapies are increasingly offered in hospitals...
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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,...