CERTIFIED PEDIATRIC NURSES: CARING FOR CHILDREN, FROM INFANCY TO YOUNG ADULTHOOD

16-12-2019

WHERE PEDIATRIC NURSES WORK Pediatric nurses work in a variety of set...

THE MANY BENEFITS OF ONLINE LEARNING

16-12-2019

The Digital Revolution has transformed the way we study and learn. Wh...

WHAT DO PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSES DO?

20-12-2019

Mental illness afflicts people from all backgrounds, income levels, a...

ORTHOPEDIC NURSING PRESENTS LUCRATIVE HEALTH CAREER OPPORTUNITY

20-12-2019

Orthopedic nurses work to prevent and treat musculoskeletal disorders...

CREATING AN EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CHECKLIST FOR HOSPITALS OR HEALTHCARE FACILITIES

20-12-2019

Emergency preparedness is vital for hospitals and other healthcare fa...

THE IMPACT VIDEO IS HAVING ON TRAINING AND EDUCATION

20-12-2019

Instructors have long used videos in classrooms and other learning en...

HELPING FAMILIES RECOGNIZE WHEN A LOVED ONE CAN NO LONGER LIVE AT HOME

20-12-2019

The realization that a loved one can no longer fully care for himself...

HOW HEALTHCARE WORKERS CAN STAY WELL DURING FLU SEASON

20-12-2019

Cold and flu season is in full swing, which makes it an especially cr...

AFTER THE DISASTER: POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN FIRST RESPONDERS

20-06-2016

From the merciless hurricanes that tore through Texas and Puerto Rico...

HIPAA, SOCIAL MEDIA & THE HEALTHCARE WORKER: SAFEGUARDING PATIENT DATA

20-03-2016

Social media is ubiquitous in modern society, with people sharing jus...

HOW NURSES CAN PROTECT THEIR MUSCLES AND BONES AT WORK PART I: UNDERSTANDING MUSCULOSKELETAL STRUCTURE

20-12-2019

Nursing is inherently a physically strenuous job. Nurses are on the m...

PREVENTING WORKPLACE VIOLENCE IN HEALTHCARE SETTINGS: AN OVERVIEW

20-12-2019

Most of us tend to think of inherently risky professions like police ...

INCREASING DIVERSITY IN THE U.S.: THE IMPORTANCE OF CULTURAL COMPETENCE IN HEALTHCARE

20-02-2016

The United States of America has been a kaleidoscope of cultures for ...

GRIEF AND LOSS: RECOGNIZING THE SIGNS IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS

20-05-2016

Loss is a normal part of the human experience, and grief is a natural...

CULTURAL COMPETENCE IN HOME HEALTH, HOSPICE, AND HOME CARE

20-12-2019

The need for cultural competence in home care is growing as America&#...

TUBERCULOSIS REMAINS A MAJOR HEALTH THREAT

20-12-2019

Although it is overshadowed by illnesses of late like HIV/AIDS and Eb...

UNDERSTANDING AND IDENTIFYING SOCIAL ANXIETY IN ADOLESCENTS

20-04-2016

Social anxiety disorder is often confused with shyness by family memb...

NURSING GRADUATES: OVERCOMING OBSTACLES DURING THE TRANSITION TO THE WORKFORCE

20-01-2016

Nurses play a vital role in healthcare. They work closely with doctor...

IMPROVING EMPLOYEE RETENTION IN HOME HEALTH, HOSPICE AND HOME CARE

20-12-2019

The need for in-home caregivers in the U.S. has never been greater, a...

ALLERGIES, ASTHMA, AND THE IMMUNE SYSTEM: UNDERSTANDING THE CONNECTION

20-12-2019

The sneezing, stuffy nose, and watery eyes of nasal allergies can mak...

THE BENEFITS OF ONLINE TRAINING FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY EMPLOYEES

15-04-2017

The need for long-term care in the U.S. is growing and will continue ...

MEDICAL ERRORS IN NURSING: PREVENTING DOCUMENTATION ERRORS

28-07-2016

The importance of proper documentation in nursing cannot be overstate...

PREVENTING INFLUENZA IN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES

20-12-2019

Millions of people in the U.S. live in long-term care (LTC) facilitie...

MEDICAL ERRORS IN NURSING: PREVENTING PATIENT FALLS AND INFECTIONS

25-07-2016

This is the third and final part in our series on medical errors in n...

PREVENTING INFECTION: EVOLVING THREATS REQUIRE EVOLVING METHODS

20-12-2019

Hospital infections continue to decrease as medical institutions use ...

MEDICATION ERRORS IN NURSING: COMMON TYPES, CAUSES, AND PREVENTION

21-07-2016

Healthcare workers face more challenges today than ever before. Docto...

INFECTION CONTROL IN HEALTHCARE: SAFE WORK PRACTICES (PART II)

21-12-2019

Approximately one in 25 hospital patients in the U.S. has a healthcar...

COMBATTING ELDER ABUSE AND NEGLECT IN LONG-TERM CARE

21-03-2017

The decision to move loved ones into long-term care (LTC) is rarely a...

INFECTION CONTROL IN HEALTHCARE: PRECAUTIONS (PART I)

21-12-2019

Infections acquired in healthcare settings are common, yet preventabl...

THE IMPORTANCE OF COMMUNICATION WITH DEMENTIA PATIENTS & THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS

15-02-2017

Tips for Healthcare Workers Caring for people with dementia poses man...

FOOD SAFETY IN LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES: PROTECTING RESIDENTS FROM FOODBORNE ILLNESSES

05-01-2017

Approximately 9 million people live in long term care facilities acro...

ESTABLISHING EXPECTATIONS WITH FAMILY MEMBERS OF LONG TERM CARE RESIDENTS

14-12-2016

For many families, placing a loved one in a long term care (LTC) faci...

PREVENTING FALLS IN LONG-TERM CARE: A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

18-11-2016

Each year, millions of older people in the U.S. will fall—at home, ...

PROMOTING INDEPENDENCE IN PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA: TIPS FOR CAREGIVERS

12-10-2016

Adults diagnosed with dementia are faced with a disease that is irrev...

THE TRANSITION TO HOSPICE AND ITS IMPACT ON FAMILY MEMBERS: STRATEGIES FOR PROFESSIONAL CAREGIVERS

21-12-2019

End-of-life care can be fraught with emotion, confusing, and overwhel...

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