An NBC News article titled “Burned-out nurses linked to more infections in patients,” discussed the link between patient infection rates and their correlation to nursing staff workloads. Essentially, the higher the patient load, the higher the likelihood of infection...
Being a nurse does not have to involve direct patient care. Nurses have a number of career options available to them if they want to be a part of the health care industry, but don’t want to work in...
If anybody knows just how much there is to be thankful for, it’s a nurse. And if there’s anybody who could use a gentle reminder, along with an added splash of Thanksgiving cheer, it’s the patient. That’s why we’re always looking...
From one nurse to another, please remember and know that we make the difference.  > We are not handmaidens and glorified waitresses.   > We are not the doormat that the doctor stomps on when he or she is having a...
What is the name of the housekeeper that works on your unit (or the Environmental Services department)? Not just your unit, but anywhere in your place of employment? How about the maintenance worker? Do you know the names of all the...

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Did you read it? -“10 Secrets That Nurses Keep From Their...

What secrets do you keep from your patients? In a recent article featured on The Huffington Post, a part-time nurse and full-time mom pulls back the...