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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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Being a nurse isn’t the end of the line for a career in nursing. There are a variety of ways to advance your career with a background in nursing. If you’re feeling stuck or wondering what the next level is for your career, consider a few things that could help you take your job into… Read more »

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Many people choose travel nursing because of the freedom and flexibility. The idea that you can live in a new place with each assignment is attractive for those who want to experience different cities and living situations. But, when you’re working full time, even the best of intentions can be put on the back burner… Read more »

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Healthcare is a difficult job, and no one would suggest otherwise. Nurses and other medical professionals have a lot of pressure on them to ensure that care is quality and processes are being met. And there are days, or nights, where everything is put to the test. So, how do you deal with a particularly… Read more »

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As a medical professional, you are in a position to become intimately familiar with your patients and their families. And while you are there specifically to learn about and care for these individuals, there are still some topics of conversation best left on the table. Some topics can be difficult to discuss, while other can… Read more »

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The medical industry is ever-evolving, and mostly for great reasons. Technology is improving our lives in a variety of ways from big business to personal interaction. Healthcare jobs are also seeing big changes with new tech tools. Are you up to date on the most recent changes that can help you stay current and even… 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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The term special needs encompasses a wide variety of things. Your patient may have a series of anxieties that make treatment difficult. Or they may have physical disabilities or cognitive impairments that limit your options as well. Whatever the case, there is quite a bit of debate lately over whether or not special needs patients… Read more »

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Whether you’re working on the hospital floor or in a busy doctor’s office, you will be on your feet most of the day. Even your brief moments of sitting down are not restful for you. So have you considered the right shoes for your career in nursing? Your feet are vulnerable to many possible problems,… Read more »

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If there is one universal truth to understand in your life is that you can’t control how other people act, you can only control your reaction to them. A non-compliant patient can be difficult to deal with because you completely understand the problem but they seem to be fighting you at every turn. If you… Read more »