As Benjamin Franklin said, “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” One of the most important roles a nurse has is in educating patients and their families.
The American Nurses Association and the International Council of Nurses consider patientContinue reading
Nurses are front-line direct care workers, and patients respond better and have better outcomes when nurse speak their language and demonstrate culturally competent care. Organizations are taking steps to improveContinue reading
The American Board of Nursing Specialties describes certification as “the formal recognition of specialized knowledge, skills, and experience demonstrated by achievement of standards identified by a nursing specialty to promote optimal health outcomes.” Certification is a fantastic wayContinue reading
Nurses comprise the largest number of healthcare professionals. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects both job growth and a nursing shortage through 2024, due in part to the aging population and retirement of a large percentage of nurses.
When an established nurseContinue reading