Every industry has blogs that discuss topics related to that industry and nursing is no exception. Maybe you haven’t thought about blogging as a nurse but there are many benefits to it. Not only are there already some great blogs out there for the nursing industry to read, there are also benefits to the nurse for blogging as well. Why All Nurses Should Blog Not sure what they … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Why All Nurses Should Blog
For several years, I swore by supportive and orthopedic nursing shoes. I would order pairs of shoes from several sellers- and wished I could make fine adjustments to tweak them to my liking. But now I sing the praises of Alegria- a popular European shoe maker- which has a distinctive line of shoes that are both easy to walk in and look great. 5 Best Alegria Nursing Shoes Why … [Read more...] about 5 Best Alegria Nursing Shoes
Scratching your head about what to get that nurse on your gift list? If you’re combing through the web, looking for the perfectly practical gifts for nurses, we’ve got you covered. Practical Gifts for Nurses Whether you’re shopping for a fashion conscious nurse, a gadget freak or a shoe connoisseur, there’s something for every type of nurse in the list below. So check out my … [Read more...] about 7 Perfectly Practical Gifts for Nurses
How can nurses help foster transparency in healthcare?I was very fortunate to attend The National Patient Safety Foundations’ Lucian Leape Institute's 8th Annual Forum & Keynote dinner on September 17, 2015 as one of the nurses selected to represent our organization. Lucian Leape is considered the father of the modern patient safety movement in the US. In 1994, he … [Read more...] about Transparency in Healthcare
Are Designer Scrubs Really Worth It?The lack of many functional and fashionable scrubs is a common complaint among medical professionals. That’s because there is nothing appealing about the boxy and baggy scrubs. Not only are they ill-fitting, but most scrubs that are available today are boring. Think about it. When you wear something that’s uncomfortable for over 10 hours … [Read more...] about Are Designer Scrubs Really Worth It?