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Holidays In The Hospital

I know that many of us hate working on the holidays. Chances are, if you are or ever have been a floor nurse, you...
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Mom’s Beautiful Post To Nurses Caring For Daughter With Cancer Goes Viral

Shelby Skiles estimates that she’s met between 200 and 250 nurses and nurse technicians in the course of her daughter’s four-month battle with cancer. Two-year-old...

Rediscover the Joy of Being a Nurse

Need a Resilience Roadmap? –Time To Read “Rediscover The Joy Of Being A Nurse” We all know that being a nurse is not an easy...

Rediscover the Joy of Being a Nurse

Need a Resilience Roadmap? –Time To Read “Rediscover The Joy Of Being A Nurse” We all know that being a nurse is not an easy...
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Stuck In A Rut? – Check Out These TED Talks

We all feel stuck sometimes — whether it’s on a creative project, in a job where we feel like we’ve plateaued, or in a...
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What Becoming A Nurse Means To Me

My mom and I were at the Bloomsburg Fair, an annual week-long event in central Pennsylvania; I couldn’t have been more than a teen...
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Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Can Make You Feel Worse

Pressure to feel upbeat can make you feel downbeat, while embracing your darker moods can actually make you feel better in the long run,...
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With Integrity, Everything Works

A wise man I had the privilege of working with many years ago made the bold statement: “with integrity, everything works, without integrity, nothing...
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Inspirational Quotes Every Nurse Should Read

A good quote can lift you up when you’re feeling blue. It can inspire you to reach your goals. It can even make you...
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Hi. I’m the nurse. We’ve never met.

Today, when stereotypes are rampant and when confusion is the common prescription in health care, I find it necessary to share my views of a...

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