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Did You Read It? Blogger’s Ode To Labor Nurse

Labor and delivery nurses --hard to put into words how much of a difference these everyday heroes made in the lives of their patients....
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9 Not-So-Harmless Habits That Might Be Disrupting Your Sleep

. Few appreciate a true, good night’s rest more than a nurse. A rare but mighty thing, sleep is pretty much always a main goal—second only,...
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Transforming Health Care One Unit at a Time?

Daily huddles to discuss patient's needs for safe transition out of the hospital. Hospitalist and specialist co-management agreements. Monthly review of unit-level data including...
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Study Examines Cancer-Care Outcomes Among US Hospitals

Decades of research have shown that cancer survival outcomes can vary widely depending on where patients receive care. But efforts to rank hospitals by...
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“The Specialty Where Nurses Laugh the Most Is…”

Nursing is an undeniably tough job, but it sure has its moments of humor, too. After all, if you’re not laughing, you’re crying! We...
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20 Inspirational Quotes to Help You Get Through Your Day

Having one of those days where absolutely nothing seems to be going your way? Ready to lash out at your call-button-abusing patient or sandwich-stealing...
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Telehealth Bridges Distance Between Patient and Providers

More than 50 million Americans live in rural areas, and many have limited access to health care. For someone living far from an urban...
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Nurses Have Some Crazy Holiday Stories

  Every nurse knows that holidays are far from sacrosanct when you work in healthcare. Patients in ICU can’t be left to fend for themselves....
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Because of Nursing Research: Helping Families COPE with Premature Births

Most expectant parents look forward to the arrival of a healthy, well-developed baby. A premature birth drastically alters this expectation. The parents will have...
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“Why Does It Take a Movie Robot to Show What Nurses Really Do?” –...

It’s no secret that Hollywood portrayals of nurses are, uh, inaccurate at best. That’s why we knew nurse and author Kelli Dunham’s NPR article, which shares her...

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