Blog Posts Written by Sallie Jimenez
The two most popular shift choices in nursing are eight- and 12-hour shifts, and each has its pros and cons. Here, we consider which may be better for nurses and patients and why.
Put on Your Headsets: Virtual Reality May Become Part of Your Nurse Training Tools
From pilot training to a source of entertainment, virtual reality has made its mark. But one of its most laudable uses is as an educational tool for nurses.
Integrative Medicine Relies on Trust, Collaboration to Succeed
Integrative medicine combines traditional healthcare methods with complementary therapies. But how does hypnotherapy, music therapy, and yoga help patients?
Nurses Take Top Spot for Honesty and Ethics in Gallup Poll
Nurses who live by the code are being recognized for their honesty and ethics. Nurses earned the top spot in a Gallup poll for the 21st consecutive year.
New DAISY Ethics Award Celebrates Nurses’ Integrity
For nurses, an ethical dilemma can emerge on any shift. Now, there’s an award that acknowledges and celebrates nurses who demonstrate ethics in nursing.
Health Literacy Tips: Speak Plainly, Teach Often
Promoting health literacy is key to helping patients recover in-hospital and continue healing post-discharge. Here are some tips that can help.
2022 National Nurses Week Tribute Video: We're Celebrating YOU
The 2022 National Nurses Week video says thank you to nurses for taking care of millions of patients and for showing such courage in challenging times.
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Broaden Skills, Knowledge and Connections Through Professional Associations
Regardless of specialty or skill level, nursing associations are an ideal resource for professional growth, networking and lifelong learning.
Favorite Famous Nurses: Who Did You Vote for in Our Survey?
Nurses shared with us their Favorite Famous Nurses in our 2020 National Nurses Week content survey. Here's how you voted!