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As a manager for a medical unit, it is on your shoulders to ensure your staff works together to provide quality care each and every day. But how can you ensure that this happens when you’re handling all of the other processes involved in medical management? You can raise the bar in your unit with… Read more »

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Even healthcare employees aren’t immune to falling into bad health habits. If you want to improve your overall health, why not use technology to facilitate building better habits. There are tons of apps on the market today that can help you stay on track and focused. Here are our recommendations for new tech that can… Read more »

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Improving communications with your team is one of the biggest challenges healthcare managers have. Your staff is busy and are often going in many different directions, it can be difficult to rally everyone and communicate effectively. If you want to improve your communication with your team and among your team, there are a few things… Read more »

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You were a first-time travel nurse once. So, when you see a new travel nurse working their first assignment it can be easy to step in and help them out. And travel nurses do need strong mentors to help them navigate the process and understand they are not alone. But how do you know when… Read more »

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To be an effective healthcare manager, the art of delegation is important. But some managers feel a loss of control when they assign tasks to employees. There is a fine balance when it comes to good management techniques, avoiding micromanagement, and properly delegating tasks to your team. If you want to improve your delegation skills,… Read more »

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A positive attitude will go a long way for someone’s healthcare career. And sometimes, all they need is a positive role model on the job to help them mold their behavior into something that will work for their current job and throughout their lives. How can you make sure your team is positive and engaged… Read more »

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As the clock struck midnight and you raised your glass of bubbly to toast the New Year, you probably made some promises to yourself. Maybe you wanted to lose a few pounds this year. Or maybe you wanted to work on your investment strategies. And in those morning hours when the year is still brand… Read more »

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Travel nurses have a difficult job. Not only do they need to be skilled in their specific job and specialization, but they also need to feel comfortable walking into vastly different environments on a regular basis. It can be hard to feel at home in a job where you are always the outsider. But this… Read more »

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Being stressed at work sometimes feels like it is the general course of the ways things have always been and always will be. And this often feels like the norm in a medical environment. But it doesn’t have to be that way. No matter how much you want to distance yourself from workplace drama, there… Read more »

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It may sound counter-intuitive, but not all nurses subscribe to a healthy lifestyle. In fact, there is a lot about a career in nursing that can increase stress and cause unhealthy lifestyle responses, so it is imperative that employers spend time promoting positive health benefits for their staff. So how do you encourage a healthy… Read more »