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This is the most important rule in nursing

This is the most important rule in nursing

We all know there are plenty of rules and regulations in nursing. However, perhaps no one rule is as important as the “Q” rule…as in…DON’T SAY THE Q WORD! In this week’s episode of “The Sean Dent Show,” Sean reveals the reason why. […]

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“Bring in the Nurses—Stat” – Did you read it?

Two healthcare professionals explore the absence of nurses from boards and commissions, ultimately making a case for change.

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Can job-hopping hurt a nurse’s career?

Is job-hopping a bad thing for nurses? Sean Dent weighs in.

“Should I work the day shift or the night shift?”

“Should I work the day shift or the night shift?”

Are you having a hard time deciding which shift is best for you? Watch Katie Duke describe some of the differences between the day and night shifts.

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“High fives in healthcare—taking time to celebrate your victories”

“I encourage you to smile, be proud, and ask your co-worker for a high five (after a good hand-washing, of course) the next time you change a particularly challenging dressing…”

Advice to help nurses recover after making a mistake

Advice to help nurses recover after making a mistake

Mistakes happen, to both new and veteran nurses alike. The best way to recover after making one is to learn from it and then move forward.

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“7 resolutions for the nursing profession”

As 2015 approaches, many people are looking to make resolutions for the new year. Brittney from The Nerdy Nurse has some suggestions for the nursing profession….

A must-know survival tip for nurses

A must-know survival tip for nurses

There are certain tips and tricks that every nurse should have in his or her back pocket. “Mouth breathing” is one of them!

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“Why personal branding is important for nurses”

Most nurses don’t think of themselves a brand. But you have to make yourself a marketable asset and resource so that a company sees value in you.

What’s the recipe for success as a nurse?

What’s the recipe for success as a nurse?

You’ve heard the saying, “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” Well, the same can be said for nurses who work countless hours and have little time for fun!

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10 things for nurses to be thankful for this holiday season

The hospital doesn’t have holiday hours. Illness and injury don’t take a holiday. But we still can be thankful, even when working over the holidays. Here’s why.

Why nurses should always keep the patient’s perspective in mind

Why nurses should always keep the patient’s perspective in mind

Hospitals can be a pretty scary and confusing place if you’re not used to them. Here’s why nurses should always try to keep the patient’s perspective in mind when administering care.

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Ask Aunt Agatha: “Help! I hate my job and want to quit!”

Having a hard time on the job? Aunt Agatha has some sage advice for you.

Advice for nurses interested in relocating

Advice for nurses interested in relocating

If you’ve ever considered moving to another state or becoming a travel nurse, these are some things you’ll want to know before taking the plunge!

How to make the best out of working a Thanksgiving shift

How to make the best out of working a Thanksgiving shift

Check out this week’s episode of “The Sean Dent Show,” where Sean Dent shares some of his fondest memories of working on Thanksgiving.