Nursing Continuing Education For the 21st Century

Nursing Continuing Education For the 21st Century One need only to scan a newspaper or read a weekly magazine to be astounded by the number of stories about new medical breakthroughs, disease processes, emerging threats of disease, or innovations in medical and health care technology. The World Health Organization warns us to prepare for a potential worldwide Bird Flu epidemic, …

Nursing Homes

Nursing Homes The majority of individuals that you will find living in a nursing home are elderly. They are often still full of life but they require ongoing medical care. Their health needs may have made it impossible for them to safely live on their own any longer. A nursing home is different than a hospital because they people can …

The Different Nursing Careers in Houston

The Different Nursing Careers in Houston The ratio of patient and health attendant today is no longer equal to the ratio of the same way back 50 years. The bad thing about this fact is that the ratio has sloped down some several percentages today. This might be caused by the population projectile ratio and the life expectancy ratio. The …

Organized: The ER Nurses’ Organizations

Organized: The ER Nurses’ Organizations Emergency nursing cares for individuals of all ages in critical condition of their illness or injury without preliminary diagnosis. It encompasses all ages and medical specialties. Preventive care education and injury prevention is becoming a larger role for emergency nurses. According to Kristine M. Alpi, the Associate Library Director Samuel J. Wood Library and C. …

Insights into the Nursing Faculty Shortage

Insights into the Nursing Faculty Shortage Registered nurses are trained to care for patients while also assessing medical conditions, and administering treatment and medications. They are employed in hospitals, physician’s offices, long term care facilities and as home health aides. Nurses are becoming an increasingly important part of the healthcare system due to rising costs and growing demand. With the …

The Lowdown on Earning a Degree in Nursing Online

The Lowdown on Earning a Degree in Nursing Online Earning a degree in nursing online is an exciting way for a person to get the education they need to compete in the nursing world. For many people, online programs offer them the convenience of earning a degree while still holding a job. Online programs can relieve much of the stress …

Introduction to the Online Master’s in Nursing

Introduction to the Online Master’s in Nursing If you are interesting in taking your nursing career to the next level, this introduction to the online master’s in nursing can help you begin the process of looking for the best online program for you. One of the primary benefits of completing your degree online is that you do not need to …

Critical Care Nursing

Critical Care Nursing If you are to describe the job of a nurse, what comes to mind first? For some people, they would probably think that a nurse is someone who provides the care you need when being hospitalized, while other would see a nurse as someone who works side by side with physicians in providing care. There could be …

Tips on How to Survive Nursing School

Tips on How to Survive Nursing School Nursing school is both exciting and challenging. There will be many times also when it becomes very stressful and you start wondering how to survive nursing school. Here are some suggestions to help you go through it. How to survive nursing school tests Every student has his or her own studying techniques. Whatever …

Patient Abuse by Nursing Assistants

Patient Abuse by Nursing Assistants We have all heard horror stories of patient abuse by Nursing Assistants. This takes shape in many forms including sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, and theft. Most medical facilities Nationwide are taking precautions against such abuse occurring, including completing background checks. In some states, you can’t work as a Nursing Assistant if you have …