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Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Appear Underused

March 10, 2015 - With the increasing use of opioid analgesics has come public health concerns associated with the misuse and abuse of these drugs. States have developed prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) to help identify and deter opioid abuse, but they are not always used.
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Five Essential Tips for Advancing Your Nursing Career

March 9, 2015 - Whether you’re just starting your nursing career or you’re mid-career and looking for a boost, the most important thing you can do to advance your career is to do something. You don’t have to study all RN careers or know exactly where you will end up, but you do need to start... Read More

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