Initially, the idea of involving prisoners in an undergraduate nursing programme did raise a few eyebrows but, on closer examination, the rationale for this initiative soon became clear.
In what looks like an urgent game of catch-up, medical and nursing schools across the country are retooling how and what they teach. This is also getting a boost from concern about the looming shortage of primary caregivers.
After graduating from a nursing program, it can be confusing to know what steps to take next in order to become employed as a nurse. There are many different sources that an individual can go to for help with getting a nursing job, and he or she should consider using at least one (and if possible, more than one) of these sources to help discover job opportunities.
Having suffered from social anxiety since she was a teenager, Phaedra Longhurst is here to reassure other students that the condition shouldn’t stop anyone from becoming a great nurse.
The following are some of the most common abbreviations used in the nursing profession.
Online nursing school only works as hard as you do that is why if you enroll yourself in this course, you have to have in you a high level of self-discipline and drive. Also, one should remember that though the course is more flexible than that of an on-campus one, there are still deadlines to meet and tests to take.
Yes! Finally, after years of waiting, you’re now about to enter nursing school and fulfill your dreams one by one. But as they say, nursing school is a battlefield and you can never go to war without being prepared. Here are some tips and essentials for nursing students and even nurses as you battle your way to become the angel of the sickroom.
So, you’re considering becoming a nurse – or you’ve already decided – and now you’re panicking because it sounds hard. Well, good. That means you care. You’re right, it is hard work – but shouldn’t it be? You’re training and learning to become a person who takes care of another person’s health and medical needs. And that’s a big deal!
The country has experienced nursing shortages for decades, but an aging population means the problem is about to get much worse.
Nurses are the most trusted professionals in America. That’s the headline of a Gallup poll released last month that asked Americans to rate members of 20-odd professions for their honesty and integrity.
The National Student Nurses' Association mentors the professional development of future registered nurses and facilitates their entrance into the profession by providing educational resources, leadership opportunities, and career guidance.
As the need for nursing assistants is growing, pull up your socks for the upcoming NCLEX-PN test and experience the review questions in the practice tests. Evaluate yourself by finding exam-like questions and excel in the main exam. National Council Licensure Examination or, commonly known as NCLEX, is an accessible examination held in the United States and Canada for licensing of Registered and Practical Nurses.
Our mission is to enrich the professional lives of nurses and other healthcare professionals and to celebrate their unique contributions to society.
The purpose of our nursing directory is to make reliable nursing and healthcare resources easily acessible to all. It is our experience that finding useful and relevant healthcare information on the Internet can be difficult and confusing.
As the original social networking site for nurses, we are very excited to start offering the
most complete set of social networking services designed specifically for nurses and nursing students.
Over 900 CE activities and thousands of clinical articles from over 50 leading Lippincott Williams & Wilkins nursing journals, including:
American Journal of Nursing,
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Nursing2008, Critical Care
and many more specialty journals.
Nursingcrib.com aims to provide quality information and resources to help nursing student achieve it's goal of becoming a full-pledge nurse.
Welcome to the Nursing Times website, for nursing jobs, NHS jobs, nursing news, nursing careers, clinical articles, nurse jobs, nursing courses, and nurse prescribing.
The largest most active online nursing community. Join 272,783 nurses from around the world to learn, communicate, and network.
Direct links to major nursing sites, including the world's busiest.
By sharing information and resources, ExceptionalNurse.com hopes to facilitate inclusion of students with disabilities in nursing education programs and foster resilience and continued practice for nurses who are, or become, disabled.
The career and education resource for minority nursing professionals, students and faculty.
The purpose of NCSBN is to provide an organization through which boards of nursing act and counsel together on matters of common interest and concern affecting the public health, safety and welfare, including the development of licensing examinations in nursing.
Dedicated to excellence in nursing, the National League for Nursing is the premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education.
RN.com has been serving the nursing community since February 2000, and has become the industry's leading nursing resource provider. Founded by health care providers, we are dedicated to providing both our customers and clients with the highest level of customer service.
Scrubs is not just another clinical nursing site…there are plenty of those! Scrubs is the one and only site that’s 100 percent about you – personally and professionally – and the very specific joys and challenges you face because of the noble career you chose.