Month: February 2014

Keep calm! Stretching and meditation videos for nurses

The Challenges of Being a Nurse

Interview with an amazing nurse, Mary Allen Farr, who’s wisdom and experience is inspiring!

Cold Weather Accessories for Nurses

No joke, nurses, it’s cold out there! But while we can’t change the weather conditions for you (sorry!), we can help you in your quest to find the warmest gear available for nurses. Check out this winter-appropriate wear that you […]

3 Best Mid-Morning Snacks for Nurses

Written By: Sean Dent,  a second-degree nurse who has worked in telemetry, orthopedics, surgical services, oncology and at times as a travel nurse. Here are some things to keep in mind when choosing your mid-morning snack: Food likes and dislikes Do you […]

Habits of Highly Successful Nurses

They Pay Attention to Detail They notice everything, down to the smallest detail. Everything from the overflowing trashcan in a patient’s room to the outdated IV tubing, all the way down to the error on their home medication list. Not […]

Putting Hospitality back into the Hospital!

Putting hospitality back into the hospital! Six most gorgeous hospital cafeterias. 1) Parker Adventist Hospital, Colorado 2) Celebration Health, Florida 3) Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City 4) Hazleton General Hospital, Pennsylvania 5) Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, Illinois 5) McKay-Dee Hospital, Utah SOURCE:

The nurse’s guide to dealing with dangerous driving conditions

Many hospitals have bundles to prevent negative patient outcomes. It’s just as important that nurses take preventative measures during dangerous commutes for your own safe outcome. Keep these safety “bundles” in your back scrub pocket for when you get stuck […]

5 Questions to Ask During Your Job Interview

1. What is the company culture like? Candidates need to ask questions about the dynamics of a company’s environment. That means discovering what the company’s communication channels are and how they match your personality. 2. What constitutes success? Just because […]