Don’t Make Your Day Off Another Double Shift !

Stress FreeMany health workers fall into the trap of making a long “to do” list on their day off. This makes the day off feel like another double shift. Then when they return to work, it’s no wonder they are so tired. Being tired is a real issue and can affect... Click here to continue.

Constructive Criticism: Do you have the best delivery?

Giving CriticismAs we interact on a day-to-day basis with our colleagues, we may notice that one of us is doing something wrong or which does not benefit the team, making work more difficult than it should be. For example, you may work with a fellow nurse who refuses to help when... Click here to continue.

Passing the Test for English as a Foreign Language.

International Nurse    As an international nurse, one of the tests that the board of nursing will expect you to take before you get licensed to work in the United States is the Test for English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). This test measures your use and understanding of the English... Click here to continue.

Why International Nurses Need Evaluation by CGFNS.

InternationalnursesupportThe Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS) is a body that works with other health professionals in the United States to evaluate the credentials of nurses and other health professionals, who have been trained outside the country. When I planned to migrate to the States, I’d never heard... Click here to continue.

Why Joining Toastmasters Is a Must.

Toastmasters MagazineIf you are looking for any promotion or leadership role, you need to join a Toastmasters club. Toastmasters clubs offer an inexpensive way for you to improve your leadership and communication skills. A few years ago, the patients that I worked with were critically ill, and most of them were... Click here to continue.

5 Tips On Managing Your Time in a Constantly Changing Work Environment.

internationalnursesupport.comThe environments in which caregivers work are constantly shifting as patients’ conditions can change for the worse at any time. Given these fluctuations, the concept of time management sometimes becomes elusive in the health field. The truth is that if you want to enjoy your work day, you need to... Click here to continue.