The nurse preceptor: What’s in your toolkit?

By | 2022-02-21T17:36:54-05:00 December 15th, 2014|

As we greet new nurses into the profession, many are called upon to precept both new graduate nurses, as well as experienced nurses moving into a new specialty area. What does it take to be a great preceptor? These are the tools we’ve identified as the most important to have in your preceptor toolkit.

5 qualities in a successful nurse manager

By | 2022-02-23T17:30:45-05:00 September 5th, 2013|

If you had to describe the perfect nurse manager, what qualities would he or she have? Scrubbed In weighed in on what we think are 5 of the most important characteristics of a successful nurse manager.

AMSN mentoring program available to all nurses

By | 2022-02-15T17:55:47-05:00 March 17th, 2012|

The Academy for Medical-Surgical Nurses has launched a mentoring program with online resources available to nurses in all specialties, including experienced nurses who may be changing jobs or settings.The free program is designed to help nurses in areas such as developing strong relationships, meeting challenges and providing better patient care. It may be of special