Patient advocates work in every realm of nursing. They concentrate on educating patients and understanding and alleviating their fears.
Med-surg nursing has evolved into a highly-respected nursing specialty. Many nurses who work in the field are choosing to pursue med-surg certification as a way to validate their expertise and increase their professional development. But they need to conquer the challenges first.
Nursing students at the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University learn lessons in patient care during mission trip to Guatemala.
AONE board members share tips to help nurses lead the move toward population health management, which includes educating patients on managing health needs.
Nurse experts address how being a successful nurse entails more than good clinical skills. It also includes being ethical, accountable and respectful.