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
When people think about the technological innovations fueling change in healthcare, nurses are sometimes left out of the picture. They see the technicians running increasingly specialized equipment, and the doctors leaning on new therapies in their long campaign against disease, butContinue reading