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Hospitals Offer Bonuses, Free Housing And Tuition To Recruit Nurses

Five-figure signing bonuses, free housing, college tuition for employees and their children? Hospitals and other medical facilities are offering all sorts of pricey perks and incentives...
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Q&A: How Do I Cope With Workplace Drama?

Here’s a fact: If you’re an average nurse, you work for around one third of your life. And if you take on overtime or...
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Beyond Direct Patient Care: Five Nursing Specialties to Consider

Being a nurse does not have to involve direct patient care. Nurses have a number of career options available to them if they want...
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A Nurse’s Version of a No Good, Very Bad Day

You set your alarm clock for 5pm (you meant to set it for 5am). Your roommate is considering waking you, but the last time...
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27 Reactions Every Nurse Experiences In A 12-Hour Shift

  If you’re a nurse, you’ll be all too familiar with these common reactions nurses experience on the job. Prepare yourself! Things are about to get...
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Instructors Are Causing The Nursing Shortage

The United States is in need of qualified, educated nurses now more than ever. According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American nursing schools...
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More than 234,000 licensed nurse practitioners in the US

More than 234,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) are licensed in the United States, according to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), which released its latest...
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How Do I Deal With Continuing Education?

Some states require you to get continuing education (CE) credits to maintain your license; others don’t. But in either case, it’s absolutely essential for...
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5 Signs That Your Workplace Values Its Employees

As nurses, we take pride in what we do. We value our work, our colleagues, and our patients. Great workplaces do the same. Here are...
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Update: Utah Officer Fired For Arrest Of Nurse

We all watched the viral video, recorded by a police body camera, that shows the rough arrest of University Hospital nurse Alex Wubbels, drawing...

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