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Why You Need a Good Night’s Sleep

As healthcare professionals, we have so many demands on our time above and beyond the responsibilities of our jobs —family, friends, errands—not to mention even...
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The Indispensable Nursing Gear List

In the working world of being a nurse we evolve into our own niche of things. We give and take report a certain way,...
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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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5 Things That Can Lead To Nurse Burnout … And How To Cope With...

It’s no secret. Nurses burn out, and burn out often. I’ve known quite a number of nurses during my travels who just fizzled out...
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Perspectives: Epic Flood Creates Everyday Heroes

For the most part, our days can be fairly routine. We take our seat in our warm office chair, log-in at our cube, or...
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6 Tips For Makeup That’ll Hold Up During Your Shift

How is it that you can start the day looking great, but by the time you glance in the mirror at the end of...
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TED Talks: You Can Grow New Brain Cells. Here’s How.

Can adults grow new neurons? Until relatively recently, experts believed the answer was no. But as neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret explains in a new TED Talk,...
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Perspectives: “Magic Yarn Project”

Once a cancer nurse, always a cancer nurse. A perfect example is mom and former cancer nurse Holly Christensen who creates special "princess" wigs for...
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Bitten by a Turkey? There’s an ICD-10 code for that!

It's bigger, it's badder, it's more billable medical codes than you could ever imagine.  Ladies and gentlemen, it's the newest iteration of  the “International Classification of Diseases”! The...
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When You’ve Gotta Work on Halloween…a Nurse’s Feelings in Memes

You love your job, but clocking in on a holiday can be a tough pill to swallow. Especially when it’s Halloween, also known as...

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