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Beyond Direct Patient Care: Five Nursing Specialties to Consider

Beyond Direct Patient Care: Five Nursing Specialties to Consider

Being a nurse does not have to involve direct patient care. Nurses have a number of career options available to them if they want to be a part of the health care industry, but don’t want to work in a […]

Follow These 10 Tips To Be A Great Mentor To Student Nurses

Follow These 10 Tips To Be A Great Mentor To Student Nurses

Despite years of classes and studying, new nurses really have no idea what they are up against until they finally hit the floor on their own. That’s when reality strikes, and they realize exactly how much responsibility they really have. […]

These Are the Best (and Worst) Cities for Single Moms

These Are the Best (and Worst) Cities for Single Moms

Originally posted on Women’s Health blog __ It’s tough to be a single mom, even in the best of circumstances, but a new analysis found it may be a little easier (or harder) depending on where you live. The analysis, conducted by […]

Young nurse stressed out and upset at work

How To Keep Your Cool Around Non-Compliant Patients (Even When You’re Not Feeling It)

There is usually more to working with patients than finding out what is wrong with them medically. You might encounter reluctance toward following the treatment, opposition to tend to their needs, and so on. Life as a nurse is full […]

5 Tips For Getting Into Nursing School

5 Tips For Getting Into Nursing School

So, you really want to be a nurse? That’s great! You’ll need that type of motivation to get you through nursing school; you’ll probably also need it to make it into a good nursing program. Believe it or not, getting […]

10 more things only nurses understand

10 more things only nurses understand

We bring you part two of this popular post about things only nurses can understand!

10 things only tall nurses understand

10 things only tall nurses understand

Bumping your head on a patient’s TV…again? Wearing scrubs pants that make you look ready for a flood? Tall nurses, we feel your pain!

10 things only short nurses understand

10 things only short nurses understand

“Having to adjust all the IV poles at the start of shift so you can reach the bags!” What other things would only a fellow petite nurse “get”? Read on!

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10 of the most memorable things your patients have ever said!

“I once had a patient ask what time her autopsy was scheduled for…” Laugh at these too-funny, very memorable patient quotes.

10 things nurses wish they had known before starting nursing school

10 things nurses wish they had known before starting nursing school

If you could turn back the clock and meet your previous self just before you started nursing school, what’s the one piece of advice you’d give?

Top 10 worst hospital visitors

Top 10 worst hospital visitors

Ah, visitors! Have any of these nightmares shown up at your patients’ bedsides?

The top 10 best things about summer from a nurse’s perspective

The top 10 best things about summer from a nurse’s perspective

If you’re a nurse, you probably have a different view of summertime than most people.

Top 10 phrases that nurses say most

Top 10 phrases that nurses say most

“Sorry, your insurance doesn’t cover the good Tylenol.” What did you say again? Find out which phrases cross your lips more frequently than any others.

10 things only night shift nurses understand

10 things only night shift nurses understand

“Our ability to eat pizza or chili at 0800!” Sound familiar? Then you need to read this list!

Podcast perfection: A top-10 list for nurses

Podcast perfection: A top-10 list for nurses

You CAN get through this day. Here, let any one of these podcasts help see you all the way through to the finish line.