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Find out the latest perspectives about nurses and nursing from several expert voices in the field. Gain valuable insight and join the conversation with E'Louise Ondash, RN, and Laura Webb, BSN, RN, MRP.
By E’Louise Ondash, RNThere was a time when C-sections were reserved for mostly emergency situations, but today, 1 in 3 pregnant women undergo a C-section to deliver their babies--a 60 percent rise since 1996. This, according to a report from the Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that the C-section rate for any nation not exceed 15
Read Post >>published: 6/30/2014 5:13:00 PM Pacific Time
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Ask questions, get answers and find out all you need to know about this fascinating career alternative for nurses. Aaron Moore, RN, a former travel nurse and published author on the topic, answers your questions.
By Aaron J. Moore, MSN, RN-BC, travel nurse expertEvery state has different requirements for getting a nursing license. This can be frustrating for all nurses, especially travel nurses who work in multiple states. But the one thing that binds us together--besides the RN behind our name-- is the fact that we all need to get continuing education units (CEUs) to keep that license active.While
Read Post >>published: 5/29/2014 12:30:00 PM Pacific Time
Student nurse, Cassie Applegate, answers questions, responds to comments and offers plenty of insight for student nurses on all things related to nursing school.
It’s that feelingyou have when you are on summer break: “What do I do now?” After months of studying and cramming, yourbody and brain now have to adjust to your new normal. Do you fill this space with more studying forthe next step, or do you allow yourself this break to spend time with familyand friends and have a little “me” time? Whether you
Read Post >>published: 7/8/2014 12:23:00 PM Pacific Time
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