Nursing

 

How to Handle Stress in the ER

How to Handle Stress in the ER

Patients aren’t the only ones under stress after emergency room admission: nursing staff deal with traumatic events and energy-draining long shifts. Discover four ways to handle stress in the ER and don’t let stress burn you out. 1. Know How to Identify the Signs of Stress Traumatic life events are common in the ER, and […]
Tips for Nurses Relocating for a Job

Tips for Nurses Relocating for a Job

In the process of job searching, often times we find that the best opportunity may be in another state. Whether you prefer to move for personal or professional reasons does not change the fact that moving states can be quite the burden. Here are some tips for nurses relocating for a job to keep handy […]
Nationwide Nursing Shortage Affecting Healthcare

Nationwide Nursing Shortage Affecting Healthcare

Though nursing is one of the fastest growing occupations in the country, it is experiencing a nationwide nursing shortage affecting healthcare. CEO of the North Carolina Nurses Association, Tina Gordon, explains that the baby boomer population is so much larger than the X, Y and millennial generations. The baby boomer population is retiring and in […]
Nurse Practitioners vs Physician Assistants

Nurse Practitioners vs Physician Assistants

Are you interested in the healthcare industry? Debating on becoming a Nurse Practitioner vs Physician Assistant? Weighing your options is always a good idea before committing to a career choice. Both options have great benefits in a strong and thriving field. We have put together some information for you to contrast the two and see which […]
Miss America Contestant Kelley Johnson is Not Just a Nurse

Miss America Contestant Kelley Johnson is Not Just a Nurse

A career in nursing is not easy; it is a demanding job that requires compassion, dedication and many skills that are not easily learned. Miss America contestant Kelley Johnson proves that she is not just a nurse. Johnson opted for a monologue representing her career during the talent portion of the competition. She demonstrated through […]
Top Five Apps for Nurses

Top Five Apps for Nurses

Whether you’re in nursing school, a registered nurse or nurse practitioner, your spare time is minimal, at best. Technology is here to help manage your busy life while studying, doing your rounds, and other tasks you may have. Below are the top five apps for nurses that will make your next shift or test a […]
How to Write the Perfect Resume: Top Five Resume Tips for Nurses

How to Write the Perfect Resume: Top Five Resume Tips for Nurses

Any hiring manager will admit that they scan a resume in thirty seconds and know if they will want to go forward with a candidate or not. Learning how to write the perfect resume for nurses can get you a leg up in the competition. Standing out on a sheet of black and white paper […]
5 Tips for Dressing for a Summer Interview

5 Tips for Dressing for a Summer Interview

Picking out an outfit for a summer interview can be difficult. You want to look professional, but you don’t want to sweat out of your suit by the time you get to the office door. We understand your dilemma. We have you covered with 5 tips for dressing for a summer interview. Tip# 1: Wear […]
How to Find Hospital Jobs for Nurses

How to Find Hospital Jobs for Nurses

The nursing profession is projected to grow by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and many independent studies. If you are a nurse, you may need help to find the hospital job that is right for you. There are many ways to approach your job search, but here are our recommendations. If you want to find hospital […]
What Career Pathways are Available in Nursing?

What Career Pathways are Available in Nursing?

Are you interested in the nursing profession and want to know what career pathways in nursing are available? As more patients gain access to healthcare through the Affordable Care Act, the need for nurses is growing rapidly. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the nursing profession to grow 19%. Many new graduates are considering careers in […]