"Pregnant woman holding stomach"

How many times have you wished for responsive family members? You know, the kind who will stay with the patient when you can’t, help...
"Male patient in the distance"

We all have them from time to time, that one difficult patient that no matter what you do for them, it is never right. ...
"Beautiful purple sunset"

This story caught our eye as an example of nurses going above and beyond, and in this case around hospital rules, in order to...
"nurse drawing with dry erase markers"

Get ready to smile and be blown away with one nurse's incredible creativity and ability to help “normalize the environment” for his patients. Edgar Palomo is...
"Close-up of emergency sign on building"

It’s an hour from the end of your shift, and you’re at the nurse’s station filling out some paperwork. It’s boring – and you’re...
"Yellow flowers on grave fence"

It's an important topic we've talked about before -do hospitals that employ more nurse assistants relative to the number of professionally qualified nurses have...
"Feet with yellow converse and purple pants on a yellow background"

We all know that to err is human, and can give us a chuckle in the meantime. And while it may be considered bad...
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The inauguration of a new United States president is heralded as a peaceful transition of power. However, when a new administration actually takes office,...
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That got your attention, didn’t it!? Now, before you fly off the handle, let me explain. As nurses, our job is to improve the patient’s...
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As nurses, we tend to take for granted how much our patients know about their own health conditions. The truth is, many don’t know...