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You got into healthcare for a variety of reasons, but helping others was probably near the top of your list. However, working with people can be frustrating, especially when they feel they know what’s best even if that feeling is misguided. But you have to maintain patience at all times to provide the best quality… Read more »

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Working in patient care is a fine and delicate dance. You are beholden to the process of practicing medicine to ensure that everything is accounted for, but you also need to be conscientious of the humanity of the patient you’re caring for. So how do you make this balance? How can you provide the care… Read more »

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Over the course of your lifetime, you’ve probably received a ton of advice about what you should do with your career. Some people say you should get a job with good stability while others suggest that the only right way is to follow your bliss. But, the real world doesn’t always fit neatly into either… Read more »

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Working the night shift can be tough not only for your sleep schedule but also your mealtimes. Of course, the first step is to make sure you are awake and alert to perform your job safely and effectively. You’ve worked on your sleep, now consider the foods that can help you. Here are some snacks… Read more »

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Nursing is a tireless and often thankless job. Nurses are the backbone of the medical industry, which would be unable to function without their skill and dedication. So what is the responsibility of the nurse to ensure that they are continuing to make a difference on the job? Nursing seminars and continued education are imperative… Read more »

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Just like any career, the medical field can have many ups and downs. In fact, the industry can be stressful when dealing with patients, illness, and insurance. Regardless of your position with in the medical industry, it is important that you continue to have perspective on your personal career satisfaction. So how can you find… Read more »

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Like any industry, there is a wide range of salaries for nursing professionals. Of course, much of this has to do with the specialization you choose for your career. Do you know what the highest paying nursing jobs are? Before you decide what to focus on with your school or career, here are some specialties… Read more »

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When you’re interviewing for your next position in the field of medicine, regardless of the specialization, you need to make sure that you’re ahead of your competition in the interview. This meeting will make or break your chances of being hired. So how do you prepare for your next medical job? Here are 5 tips… Read more »

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Professional boundaries are an important part of any career, but especially in the medical industry. Nurses and other healthcare practitioners have a duty to remain as objective as possible when dealing with patients and their family members. This is why it is critical that you always remain professional while on the job. Here are some… Read more »

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The medical industry is unique among career paths. There are so many things that you will be responsible for that can affect patients, their families, and a variety of processes along the way. When you’re deciding to go into a medical career, it is a good idea to look at it from all angles. A… Read more »