If nurses aren’t investing in professional development, which includes continuing education pursuits, they may be repeating their past approaches to practice without necessarily making sure their care is aligning with current evidence, research, standards and guidelines.
The Woodhull Study on Nurses and the Media revealed in 1997 nurses were represented as sources in less than 4% of leading health news stories in newspapers, weeklies and healthcare trade publications. Results of a replicated study will be presented May 8 in Washington, D.C.
Nurses are asking a lot of questions about New York's BSN-in-10 law. Nurse leaders can address their concerns and alleviate some fears by knowing the facts.
A study published in the American Journal for Infection Control found hand washing saves lives in all healthcare facilities, including nursing homes.
Nurses considering a master's in nursing have a lot to take into account, such as college costs, career path and time to dedicate toward learning.
Nearly 80% of millennial nurses and 57% of Gen Xers plan to pursue higher education, yet only 49% of nurses get tuition reimbursement from their employers.
Scholarships aren’t always based primarily on grade-point averages. Check out these nursing scholarship options to help you pay for your nursing education.