It’s the 21st Century: Here’s How to Start Recruiting More Male Nurses

Recruiting for diversity in your nursing staff is an important step to ensure that you are providing quality care and representation for everyone coming into your clinic or hospital. Nursing has long been considered a women-dominated field, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Plenty of experienced male nurses are on the job market,… Read more »

Battling Burnout in the Medical Profession

The medical profession is a high-stress job, so it’s no wonder that burnout can be a factor for nurses and other medical staff. Demands on time, including long hours, and challenges with work/life balance can easily produce feelings of stress and frustration. Battling burnout in medical professionals is the job of both the employee and… Read more »

How to Build A Sense of Community Amongst Your Nurses

In any workplace, it’s important that a team have a good rapport and working relationship. But it’s imperative that nurses have a good sense of community since patient care is often reliant on the ability of your staff to work well together as a team. You can help build and foster a sense of community… Read more »

5 Tips to Connect with Your Patients Better as A Nurse

As a nurse, you wear a lot of hats. It’s unsurprising that you might find yourself pulled in multiple directions throughout the course of the day. But in the end, the most important role you have is to provide care for your patients. Connecting with your patients and becoming their advocate in the hospital, clinic,… Read more »

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 »

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 »

Thinking About Becoming an RN? This Will Help Your Decision

Becoming A Registered Nurse is A Great Way to Grow in Your Career Transitioning your career to becoming a registered nurse can be a great career path since there is a shortage of registered nurses in our country and plenty of jobs available. Most facilities are currently requiring a Bachelor of Science in Nursing to… Read more »