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Jessica Ellis

About Jessica Ellis

With experience in multiple specialties such as ER, ICU, CVICU, PACU, NICU and case management, Jessica has also been a key contributor for several of the world’s leading healthcare publishers. Jessica has been certified in CPR, BLS Instructor, PHTLS, ACLS, TNCC, CFRN, NRP, PALS and CPS. She previously functioned as an editor and contributor for NursesNetwork.com, and an author/editor of numerous online nursing CEU courses for Coursepark. Jessica accepts ongoing professional nursing writing contracts for both authoring and editing from major textbook and online education publishers internationally.

5 steps you need to take to get your nursing informatics degree

5 steps you need to take to get your nursing informatics degree

Nursing informatics is an exploding field of opportunity…think it’s right for you? Then you’ll want to read this!

Checklist: Things you’ll need to be an advanced degree nurse

Checklist: Things you’ll need to be an advanced degree nurse

Get a jump start on enrolling in an advanced nursing program with this handy list!

4 nursing degrees you may never have heard of

4 nursing degrees you may never have heard of

Ready to delve into some lesser-charted territory? These degrees provide niche practice avenues for those interested in something different.

10 benefits of a higher degree

10 benefits of a higher degree

Not convinced an advanced nursing degree is right for you? Get some encouragement with this list of benefits!

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 4: Patient/family edition

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 4: Patient/family edition

Get expert advice about patient and family dilemmas in this series on worst-case nursing scenarios.

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5 steps you need to take to get your nurse educator degree

Invest in the future of nursing by taking these 5 steps toward getting your nurse educator degree!

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Salary Booster: How to get your nurse anesthetist degree

This specialty is consistently the top earning among the nursing world. Contemplating getting your CRNA degree? Plan ahead using these 5 tips!

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 3: Personnel edition

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 3: Personnel edition

Get expert advice about coworker dilemmas in this series on worst-case nursing scenarios.

10 things about nursing degrees you may not have known

10 things about nursing degrees you may not have known

From medical school to Mediterranean beaches, get the inside scoop on nursing degrees with these tidbits of info!

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 2: Field edition

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 2: Field edition

Get expert advice about dilemmas outside the hospital walls in this series on worst-case nursing scenarios.

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 1: Student/new grad edition

Your worst nightmare scenarios, part 1: Student/new grad edition

Get expert advice about student and new grad dilemmas in this series on worst-case nursing scenarios.

Nursing: 5 things I wish I knew when I graduated

Nursing: 5 things I wish I knew when I graduated

Getting ready to graduate? Make the transition from student to professional a little easier with these 5 tips from an experienced nurse!

Addressing end-of-life choices for patients

Addressing end-of-life choices for patients

Patients and caregivers alike may view addressing end-of-life desires with reluctance at best…but its importance can’t be overstated.

Personal thoughts on Nurses Week 2013

Only nurses can really understand how nurses should be celebrated…so this year, let’s make it happen!

20 more inspirational quotes to help you get through your day

20 more inspirational quotes to help you get through your day

Peruse these great quotes for a boost of encouragement or perspective when you need it most!