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Listening to podcasts is a great way to use your passive time to learn something new. They’re perfect for commuting or leisure time like going for a walk or cooking dinner. What are some great podcasts for nurses? If you need something different to listen to on your way to your next new assignment, these… Read more »

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Anyone can have a bad day. That’s understandable and even forgivable. But what isn’t forgivable is a nurse who displays lazy behavior on the job day after day. When that nurse is one of your coworkers, your resentment can build up over time, especially if you always feel you need to pick up the slack…. Read more »

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You know that there are no shortcuts when it comes to providing quality patient care. However, there are some things you can do to make your experience and the experience of your patients, a little easier. There are a few nursing hacks that other professionals have developed over their long and successful careers that could… Read more »

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Utica, NY – The only certainty during these uncertain times is that healthcare facilities are falling short on their staffing needs throughout the United States. However, Fortus Healthcare Resources, a nationally recognized healthcare staffing agency located in Utica, NY, is helping ease the staffing shortage and the urgent need for more healthcare professionals. Fortus Healthcare… Read more »

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Have you been passed up for a promotion you really wanted? Or, did you experience a layoff or were fired from your last job? It can feel impossible to overcome these situations in your career, but you have to figure out how to move on, or you’ll never move up. Here’s how to keep your… Read more »

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Your first days on a new healthcare job can seem very scary. You won’t know anyone and you have no idea if you’re going to be liked, successful, or happy. Your new co-workers and managers will start forming opinions of you in the first few hours, days, and weeks on the job. How do you… Read more »

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Unhealthy habits are things we never intend to do; they sneak up on us out of nowhere. But some unhealthy habits are common in nursing. If you want to break out of that rut now that we’re a month into 2020, it’s a great time to examine your unhealthy habits and try to replace them… Read more »

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Travel nursing is full of amazing adventures that can take professionals all over the country and even the world. But no matter how much you love to travel, try new things, and get experience in your career, homesickness can creep in. So how can you cure your homesick feeling when you’re far away? Here are… Read more »

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If you’ve ever thought of travel nursing but decided it wasn’t possible because you’re shy or introverted, here’s a guide for you. Not every travel nurse has to be an outgoing extrovert. There are ways you can conquer your fears of being awkward and meet new people in your new city. If you’re considering travel… Read more »

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It sounds like a good idea. You’re working overnight and you need just a little boost to get you through your shift. Energy drinks are sold everywhere and they can just give you the lift you need. But energy drinks are full of sugar and caffeine and aren’t the healthiest choice to help you stay awake through… Read more »