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How to Prepare for Your Nurse Night Shift

You are finally taking the plunge into an overnight shift as a nurse. Shifting your sleep schedule can be difficult, and it can be compounded if you work multiple shifts within the same month. But it’s essential that you be prepared and effective during your night shift hours. There are a few small changes you… Read more »

How to Be The Top Nurse on Your Shift

You want to be known as a reliable, conscientious, and talented nurse. And while doing good work and putting forth your best effort is important, could you be doing more to ensure that you’re looked at as the top nurse on your shift? There are some things you can consider when you’re at work to… Read more »

Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills: What to Focus on When Hiring Your Next Nurse Manager

Your nurse manager is an essential team member dedicated to motivating your nursing staff and interacting with upper management. That’s why hiring the best of the best is important to the success of your clinic, hospital, or facility. But how do you know what to focus on when it comes to hiring your next nurse… Read more »

5 Tips to Eliminate Back Pain from Your Nursing Career

Pain while working is not uncommon for those in the nursing profession. And while it is common, that doesn’t mean it’s normal or okay. Back pain can be an indicator of other problems and, if left unaddressed, can balloon into something much worse. There is good news. Even if you experience the occasional back pain… Read more »

Create Better Relationships with Nurses in Dallas Through These 5 Tips

Hiring the best nurses and keeping them happy in your employment are two sides of the same coin. Do you know what can bring top talent into your healthcare facility and how to keep them there? Building strong relationships with nursing professionals in the Dallas area is a good, fresh start to the new year.… Read more »

It’s 2019 – Bring Energy to Your Nursing Job Search

At the stroke of midnight, everyone across the Dallas area chimed in the new year with the annual countdown. We toasted, kissed, or made resolutions. But soon, the streamers are scattered on the floor and everyone was sleeping, the night going quiet. What if you could bring that energy and excitement about the New Year… Read more »

Items to Give Your New Nurse That They Aren’t Thinking Of

As we’re deep into the season of giving, it’s sometimes hard to know what to get the person who has everything. But what about gifts for your new nursing staff to show them your appreciation. There are the typical gifts like coffee mugs or gift certificates, but maybe something unexpected is just what the doctor… Read more »

Start 2019 Right – Five Quotes to Springboard Your Career

As we celebrate the longest night of the year, it’s important that we remember the light will return. If you’re needing a little help to get motivated in your career before the holidays and into the new year, here are some inspirational quotes to keep you going. Nursing is a stressful job full of ups… Read more »

Four Tips to Improve Confidence in Communication Among Your Nursing Team

As a nursing manager, you need to foster strong communications between your nurses. But there is more to it, of course. Not only should your team be able to effectively communicate with one another, but they also need to communicate with every patient in their care. Can you build the confidence among your nursing team… Read more »

Certification Guide for Medical Assistants

Are you thinking about a career change in 2019? Maybe you’re looking at the possibility of becoming a certified medical assistant? What do you need to know before you can start the process of applying for jobs in this arena? A medical assistant generally works in a private doctor office setting and assists the physician… Read more »