Carole Jakucs, MSN, RN, PHN, CDCES

About Carole Jakucs, MSN, RN, PHN, CDCES

Carole Jakucs, MSN, RN, PHN, CDCES, is a freelance writer and diabetes educator. Her background in nursing includes tenures in healthcare management and as a care provider. She has worked in med/surg/telemetry, a pediatric emergency department and college health.

All About IVs: Traditional and Emerging Uses of Drip Therapy

By | 2023-06-19T13:41:39-04:00 June 21st, 2023|

Sponsored by Restore Hyper Wellness. Most nurses recall the excitement they felt when successfully starting their first IV in nursing school. It’s a momentous occasion for student nurses because it’s a skill they’ll use throughout their careers. IVs are so integral to patient care that it’s estimated over 1 billion of them are placed in

Nurse Practitioners Are Primed to Help Bridge Physician Shortage

By | 2022-04-17T13:48:28-04:00 April 14th, 2022|

This month, New York and Kansas joined the list of 24 states, plus the District of Columbia and two U.S. territories, with full practice authority legislation (FPA) that empowers nurse practitioners to provide the complete scope of services for which they were trained. “New York has taken a critical step forward in our country, increasing