Healthcare is shifting focus from hospital-centered, individualized inpatient care to more primary and preventive care throughout the community. Experts recognize that more highly educated nurses are needed to ensure that patients have access to skilled, patient-centered care acrossContinue reading
Nursing is a deeply rewarding, yet difficult career. Nurses often struggle to balance the different roles they must play while working on a busy shift. It can be difficult to manage all of those roles without help andContinue reading
Nursing is hard work and can be both physically, mentally and emotionally exhausting. The nursing shortage compounded with an aging population and expanding technology creates even more stress for the nursing workforceContinue reading
Patient-family education is one of the most important tasks a nurse undertakes in the care of patients. In today’s healthcare environment, patients are expected to take a proactive role in their own healthcare.
To be successful in this endeavor, patients must clearlyContinue reading
The vision of a healthcare organization is achieved through the motivation and guidance of nursing leadership, and skillful communication practices are essential in motivating and guiding staff.
Nurse leaders establish expectations for their entire departmentContinue reading