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Detoxify Yourself: 101 Tips for Nurses to Remove Toxins from Your Body and Your Life

Detoxify Yourself: 101 Tips for Nurses to Remove Toxins from Your Body and Your Life

With air pollution, harmful pesticides and an unhealthy diet, your body is probably full of chemicals and poisons that you don’t even think about. If you want to detox your entire body, mind, spirit and life, turn to this list, which has over 100 ideas for removing the poison. 10 Goals for Every Day Keep these 10…

What Is Nursing?

Nurses are on the front lines of the health care delivery team. They independently assess and monitor patients, and taking a holistic approach, determine what patients need to attain and preserve their health. Nurses then provide care and, if needed, alert other health care professionals to assist. Thus, nurses coordinate care delivery by physicians, nurse…

Types of Nurses

Hospital NursesHospital nurses, the largest group, are staff nurses who provide bedside nursing care and carry out the medical regimen prescribed by physicians. They also supervise licensed practical nurses and aides. Hospital nurses are typically assigned to one area such as surgery, maternity, pediatrics, emergency, ICU, or oncology, but they sometimes rotate among departments. Office…

Returning to Nursing School

Returning to Nursing School

Reasons for Returning to Nursing School To advance your nursing career, update your knowledge and skills, and find personal fulfillment, returning to nursing school is the solution. Explore three key reasons: the desire to advance your career, the need for updated knowledge and skills, and personal fulfillment and passion for nursing. Desire to advance career…

Nursing Shortage

Nursing Shortage

Causes of the Nursing Shortage To address the causes of the nursing shortage, delve into the section ‘Causes of the Nursing Shortage’. Explore the sub-sections: aging workforce, increased demand for healthcare services, low nursing school enrollment, and lack of faculty and clinical placement sites. Aging Workforce The nursing shortage is not only due to a…

Nursing School Accreditation

Nursing School Accreditation

Accreditation is a voluntary, self-regulatory process by which non-governmental associations recognize educational institutions or programs that have been found to meet or exceed standards and criteria for educational quality. When embarking on your nursing career, it is essential that you seek out only accredited schools to pursue your education. This will ensure that any coursework,…

How to Know if Nursing School is Right for You

How to Know if Nursing School is Right for You

Key Takeaways: The Demands and Qualities of Nursing Nursing is a profession that demands flexibility, adaptability, and constant learning in the ever-changing field of healthcare. Staying updated on current standards, adopting new treatments, and being patient in handling challenges are vital qualities for nurses. Additionally, the “5 C’s” of caring – commitment, conscience, competence, compassion,…

How to Choose a Nursing School

There are many factors that you need to consider when choosinga nursing school. These factors will be prioritized differentlydepending on your current career goals, lifestyle, and financialstatus. Here are few things to consider: Location – What nursing programs are available inyour area? How far are you willing to travel to attend classes?Are you willing to consider…

How to Become a Nurse

You’ve given it a lot of thought, and have finally decided to join the ranks of those pursuing a nursing and healthcare career. Congratulations! Now that you’ve made your decision, the next step would be to decide on which nursing discipline to pursue. Currently, employment prospects are most bright for RN’s, or Registered Nurses; Licensed…