As you create your goals for the new year, think about these 3 nursing goals. What are your professional resolutions? Use this list to create your own plans and attack them. Nurses spend so much time caring for others that they often don’t have the time or energy to really take care of themselves properly. A new year is a great time to start some new good habits and maybe even quite a few old bad ones. If you want to live a happy life with a fulfilling nursing career then these resolutions … [Read more...] about 3 Nursing Goals & Resolutions for Nurses Everywhere
Most people know that blogging is an excellent way to tell stories and share information. It places power with individuals and allows anyone anywhere the ability to have a voice. But even thought it’s a great medium for storytelling, can nurses who blog use their online presence to improve the nursing profession? Can they use their voice to connect with others nurses and make a positive difference? I often see blogs that are mindless ramblings and recounts of the day that are seem to be posted … [Read more...] about Can Nurses Use Blogging and Storytelling to Improve the Nursing Profession?
Social media offers many benefits to it’s users. Nurses in particular have the ability to gain many skills that can improve their nursing practice by using social media. While many in healthcare fear social media for various reasons, there is greater good that can come of it for healthcare as a whole. The following are just a few examples of the many benefits of social media for nurses. Sharing Ideas and Focusing on Nursing Issues While evidence based practice should be the basis for … [Read more...] about 6 Reasons Why Nurses Should Use Social Media