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Succession planning has long been a staple term in the business arena, but it has been lacking in the leadership areas of nursing, especially in nursing middle management, according to Maria R. Shirey, PhD, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, ANEF, FACHE, FAAN, assistant dean, clinical and global partnerships and professor, department of family, community and health systems
When Courtney Jones, BSN, RN, was a school nurse at Dunbar High School in Washington, D.C., back in 2011, she and two colleagues started a group called The Ladies of Dunbar to mentor and support the school’s female students. “We saw that the female students needed formal guidance in things like proper hygiene, how to
Regarding the article “Violence remains an issue for psychiatric hospital staff," I was recently assaulted on the job and I didn’t feel it was appropriate to press charges against a psychiatric patient.
As a 25-year veteran of the ED and field and air nursing, I don’t think the article “Match made in nursing: Where does your personality fit?” could have hit the nail more squarely on the head.
Informatics programs that allow med/surg nurses to cut down on documentation and increase patient safety at the touch of a button are becoming more essential in today’s fast-paced healthcare environment. “Most all nurses use the electronic health record in their daily practice,” said Jill Arzouman, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CMSRN, president of the Academy of Medical-Surgical
Should I stay in my first nursing job, working in an ambulatory care setting for people with dementia and Alzheimer’s?
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