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Tough shift? You’ll be inspired by this nurse’s sweet story of patient gratitude

Tough shift? You’ll be inspired by this nurse’s sweet story of patient gratitude

“You probably don’t remember me, but I heard your voice and knew immediately who you were…”

“What inspires you to find the nurse leader within yourself?”

“What inspires you to find the nurse leader within yourself?”

As nurses, you have to lead every day of your professional career as a patient advocate and role model for those around you. But where does that inspiration come from?

Video: Ebola-free nurse reunites with dog

Video: Ebola-free nurse reunites with dog

Nina Pham is reunited with her dog and thanks those who helped her during her tough battle with Ebola. Watch the moving video.

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“I Want to Be a Labor Nurse” – Did you read it?

An RN shares what it’s REALLY like to be a labor nurse and speaks to those interested in the field.

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Nurse tattoo artist offers free procedures for breast cancer survivors

During the month of October, a New Jersey nurse and breast cancer survivor is using her skills as a tattoo artist to help those battling the disease.

WATCH: Cancer patient enrolled in nursing school to help fight pediatric cancer

WATCH: Cancer patient enrolled in nursing school to help fight pediatric cancer

Her doctor urged her to do whatever she could before she died. She is choosing to be a nurse.

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“Nurse navigator takes every step alongside patients” – Did you read it?

Does your hospital have nurse navigators? Here’s a touching story that recognized one caring nurse and her patient.

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“Never give up on yourself”: One nurse’s story of beating breast cancer

What happens when a busy nurse gets breast cancer? Here’s one woman’s story.

WATCH: These pediatric cancer patients are “Truly Brave”

WATCH: These pediatric cancer patients are “Truly Brave”

Grab a tissue and watch until the end…

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“Looking to Transform Healthcare? Ask a Nurse” – Did you read it?

“If you’re looking to improve the quality of care and reduce costs, try talking to the people working on the front lines every day—talk to a nurse.”

You’ll laugh out loud at the funny request this nurse’s patient made!

You’ll laugh out loud at the funny request this nurse’s patient made!

“Could we PLEASE talk about something else?!”

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – October 3

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – October 3

Think nurses touch many lives? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

“Mother’s Dying Wish Granted After Her Nurse Takes in Her Son” – Did you read it?

“Mother’s Dying Wish Granted After Her Nurse Takes in Her Son” – Did you read it?

The title says it all…and this one’s a tearjerker. You won’t believe what this patient asked her nurse to do!

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – September 26

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – September 26

Think nurses are strong? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – September 19

5 things about nurses we’re loving on Pinterest this week – September 19

Think nursing is about love? We do, too! You’ll want to print out these great quotes from Pinterest.