Easy Ways Nurses Can Eat Healthy on the Job
It’s no secret that nurses are busy and constantly focused on keeping
their patients healthy. But who, if not the nurse, is focused on their
health? One of the easiest ways to stay healthy is through proper
nutrition and that means remembering to eat regularly and eating
balanced snacks and meals while on the job.
Nurses Continue to Care for World Trade Center Workers Years Later
With a somber memorial and a gleaming office building, the World Trade Center (WTC) site bears little resemblance to the original, but for a cadre of nurses caring for thousands of people who worked at Ground Zero in the days and months after September 11, 2001, the trauma remains close at hand.
Immunization Education: Where Do We Go from Here?
Considered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as “one of the greatest achievements of biomedical science and public health,” vaccines have received some attention lately in the media, as unvaccinated children helped spread the highly contagious measles across much of the United States and into Canada. So what should nurses be telling patients?
Virtual IPE Opens Up Options for Collaboration
Learning to work with co-workers on the job can be challenging and even distracting. In an effort to increase workplace collaboration and better patient outcomes, there is growing interest in offering medical students online opportunities for fostering interprofessional education (IPE).
Vaccinations 101: What Nurses Need to Know in 2015
According to the American Nurses Association (ANA), vaccines are among the most successful and cost-effective tools for promoting public health by preventing disease and death. By following these five tips, nurses can play a key role in ensuring their health of their patients and community.
Why Travel Nursing Jobs Are Booming Again
Travel nurses are in high demand, thanks to a confluence of positive factors affecting the health care industry. And that means that travel nursing companies and their clinicians are staying busier than ever.