8 Things Male Nurses Need to Know about the Profession

Guest Post by Sean Dent MSN, ACNP-BC, CCRN Men have been a part of the nursing profession for centuries. The latest statistics show they comprise just under ten percent of the nursing workforce. While this may seem small, the total percentage of men in nursing has grown steadily over the... Click here to continue.

7 Reasons Why Nurses are Awesome

National Nurses Week begins every year on May 6 and ends May 12th. These dates coincide with the birthday of Florence Nightingale. Nurses are awesome and every day I want you to remember why you are special and awesome. 1. Nurses are awesome because they are passionate about their work.... Click here to continue.

Communication Skills that Build Healthy Work Relationships

Guest Article by Dr Tabinda  John Gotti the American gangster rightly stated “If you think your boss is stupid, remember, you wouldn’t have a job if he were any smarter.” Jokes aside, during my clinical experience as a doctor, I worked under many bosses, colleagues and subordinates.  In fact, I... Click here to continue.

Spiritual Support at the End of Life

        Our patients are often faced with end of life decisions. Some of these decisions are medically related like; should they continue being dependent on the ventilator or do they want to get off and face whatever happens? Some decide not to have resuscitation should their heart... Click here to continue.

Are You a Task or Relationship Oriented Nurse?

    After many years of not being a patient, I was one last year. I’d forgotten how it feels to be on the other side and be under the care of a nurse. The nurse taking care of me had several other patients to focus on, probably five or... Click here to continue.