A master’s degree in nursing can open up career options, increase your earning potential, and enhance your professional reputation. Earning an advanced degree while working, however, isn't easy. Here are some tips on how you can balance work and higher education. Online programs are often a good choice for working professionals, especially nurses and other professionals who often work overnight shifts or other shifts outside of normal business hours. An online program lets you study when it … [Read more...] about How does a Busy Nurse Juggle the Job and Further Education?
As nurses, we put our entire hearts and minds into giving the best care to patients that we can. So how does social media in healthcare hurt or help that?It's both. There are dangers and benefits at the same time. It's basically a teenage monster.Social Media Healthcare Stories: Amanda Trujillo If there is one thing that the Amanda Trujillo story has done, it's proven that nurses combined with social media are a force to be reckoned with. Nurses have heard Amanda’s story and it … [Read more...] about This is Why Social Media In Healthcare is Important & Dangerous At the Same Time
We do not set aside nearly enough time to express thanks for the many blessings that we have in our lives. I am glad that we have a day dedicated to be thankful and embracing family. Sometimes we forget just how fortunate we are and Thanksgiving is wonderful reminder to take a moment to count your many blessings. In no particular order, and in no way encompassing the entirety of all things I am thankful for, I present to you some of my blog-worthy blessings:I am thankful for my family. I … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving: Being Thankful for my Blessings
Didn’t you know it’s the latest trend in healthcare? You can sit in you family members room and make statements about the care your loved one is receiving on that hospital’s Facebook page. You can also mention specific nurses by name and discuss your like or dislike for them. Sure would be nice if there were headshots of each nurse on that Facebook page so you could just put a thumbs up or a thumbs down on the nurses. That would make the public degrading of them so much easier. Sure you can do … [Read more...] about Hop On Facebook and Review Your Nurse!