Maureen Habel

MA, RN

Maureen Habel, MA, RN, has been a director of nursing staff development and a director of clinical nursing services. She has taught healthcare management and leadership courses, and has played a key role as an American Red Cross disaster nurse. An award-winning nursing writer, Habel currently lives in Seal Beach, CA.

Courses Authored

Staying Cool Under Fire

77,604 Reviews

Staying Cool Under Fire

Working in the healthcare field requires outstanding communication skills. Communication, the transfer of unders....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Stem Cell Research Generates Hope — and Controversy

1,352 Reviews

Visitors at the Bedside

17,017 Reviews

Visitors at the Bedside

Visitation policies have been in place since hospitals came into existence, but the principles that guide polici....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
The Power of Change

12,929 Reviews

The Power of Change

Change in the healthcare industry is occurring at an unprecedented rate. In the last two decades, economic and p....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Elderly Want to 'Age in Place'

3,795 Reviews

Elderly Want to 'Age in Place'

As an increasing number of older adults age and their health declines, they need help with activities of daily l....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Celiac Disease Demands a Lifelong Gluten-Free Diet

13,141 Reviews

Fibromyalgia: Looking Good and Feeling Awful

6,232 Reviews

Coaching Helps Nurses and Patients Succeed

19,176 Reviews

Coaching Helps Nurses and Patients Succeed

Today, nurses at all levels are expected to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities. Patients also hav....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Decades Later -- Post-Polio Syndrome

5,160 Reviews

Decades Later -- Post-Polio Syndrome

In the early 1980s, a pattern of symptoms among polio survivors was increasingly evident. The constellation of s....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Aspiration

53,733 Reviews

Aspiration

Swallowing is a complex process that requires the coordinated action of muscles in the tongue, pharynx, and esop....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Spread Your Wings

4,642 Reviews

Spread Your Wings

Although nurses have always had a key role in care coordination, opportunities for individual nurses to influenc....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Facing Limb Loss, Part 1

4,515 Reviews

Facing Limb Loss, Part 1

About 2 million Americans already have some form of limb loss, and more than 185,000 new amputations are done ea....

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$12.00
Stroke: Providing the Best Care from the ED to Rehab

31,706 Reviews

Novice to Expert

12,916 Reviews

Novice to Expert

Nursing competency develops over time -- the product of lessons learned from wide-ranging experiences. As the pr....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Scleroderma: More Than Skin Deep

1,183 Reviews

Scleroderma: More Than Skin Deep

Scleroderma is a complex autoimmune connective tissue disorder. This course outlines the pathological processes ....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Transformational Leadership

27,795 Reviews

Transformational Leadership

In 2014, the American Nurses Credentialing Center published an updated Magnet Recognition Program Application Ma....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.
Advance Directives: Conversations Matter

65,507 Reviews

Advance Directives: Conversations Matter

Healthcare professionals have an important role in helping patients and families formulate advance directives. D....

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$12.00 Free with an Unlimited CE Membership.