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Recognizing & Coping With Nursing Burnout

Nurses are often compassionate by nature. After all, one of the reasons you may have chosen nursing is to help people. But...
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20 Health & Safety Tips For Busy Nurses!

As a nurse, you face a great deal of situations that can cause you and your patients harm—a daily fact that can fry your...
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What Do You Think? –Teen ‘Escapes’ From Mayo Clinic

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Four Skills Key In Establishing Nurse-Led Cross-Sector Collaborations

About 70 percent of all variations in health care outcomes are explained by individuals' social conditions including housing, neighborhood conditions, and income, data show....
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An Unexpected Discovery In A Central Line

About a year and a half ago, a 6-year-old boy arrived at Children's Emergency Department after accidentally removing his own gastrointestinal feeding tube. He...
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Markers, Erasers, And Germs, Oh My!

A thorough, terminal cleaning of hospital rooms between patients is essential for eliminating environmental contamination, and a checklist is a standard tool to guide...
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Nursing Hacks You Can’t Live Without

As seasoned nursing professionals, we all have them. Tried and true nursing hacks that we have developed throughout our career or learned from a...
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How Are You Getting Through This Brutal Cold And Flu Season?

Be honest. How are you getting through this brutal cold and flu season? We nurses need to stick together so if you have any...

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