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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, RNAre some nurses biased against their obese patients?I have to admit this is an issue that I personally struggle with at times.Intellectually I know that there are multiple reasons for being overweight and that every patient is an individual. But I also know the health risks and problems that come with weighing too much, as well as the costs, which are often shared by
Read Post >>published: 3/7/2014 4:09:00 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 expertI get many questions about what to look forward to when it comes to the housing provided by most travel nurse companies. It can vary from location to location and you always want to double-check; don’t assume too much based on past assignments or what other travelers may tell you. But if you choose the company-paid housing over the housing
Read Post >>published: 3/10/2014 12:11:00 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.
Have you been told by nursing instructors, family members, or the mediaabout the looming nursing shortage? Thismay have been what brought you to the field of nursing in the first place. Ifyou are a current nursing school graduate you may be wondering where all of thejobs are. Weren’t you told thathospitals would be begging for new hires? The truth of the matter is much more
Read Post >>published: 2/5/2014 6:27:00 PM Pacific Time
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