Having a little extra help from great fitness gadgets can really help you start and stay on track with a new healthy routine. Instead of becoming a gym rat or trying to track your fitness progression by staring in the mirror each week, there are a number of new gadgets available on the market for great ways to stay fit in the New Year. It will not only work to provide accountability, but will prove an accurate way of keeping you healthy and toned for those with fitness goals. These 7 Fitness … [Read more...] about 7 Fitness Gadgets That Will Help You Rock a Healthy Lifestyle
How you act online can really reflect on you professionally as a nurse. So check out these popular netiquette rules and see for yourself if you are breaking these social media etiquette rules. Social Media Etiquette What is etiquette? Let's define that before we go any further. In life, there are manners and certain ways you should act so that you aren't offending anyone. Etiquette isn't an old fashioned ideal. It's a way to get along with almost anyone. You don't chew your … [Read more...] about Are You Breaking These Social Media Etiquette Rules?
Everyday presents me with new challenges and the opportunity to overcome them. My growth and development in my profession are limited only by my desire and will. I have the opportunity to be intimately involved in peoples lives and promote health and positive change. I am allowed ample opportunity to be creative and make things work. Every patient interaction is an opportunity for learning for both the patient and I. I get to talk about health, the patients, and often myself, if I like. … [Read more...] about Why I am thankful I am a Nurse
Being the float nurse or part of the regular float nurse pool can be perceived positively or negatively. Many hospitals have an entire group of nurses (collectively referred to as the float pool) that take on the difficult task of adapting to a new environment on a daily basis. They're like travel nurses but operate within their own hospitals or health system. However, if you're not designated as a float nurse, and instead your hospital just moves nurses around fluidly, regardless of their … [Read more...] about Float Nurse – Getting Pulled to Other Floors in the Float Nurse Pool