AUGUST 13, 2014Administrative tasks are taking nurses away from the bedside, but some hospitals are finding creative ways to increase the amount of direct-care time patients receive.
AUGUST 13, 2014A recent study shows the benefits of natural light for nurses in the workplace.
AUGUST 07, 2014Mortality rates among low-income mothers and their infants were reduced through the implementation of home nursing visits, according to a new study that spanned two decades.
AUGUST 07, 2014The shortage of primary care physicians is the main barrier to successful management of chronic disease cases, but specially trained nursing staff can help to lighten the load.
JULY 29, 2014Nurse practitioners (NPs) in Kentucky are now free to prescribe certain prescription drugs without involvement from a physician.
JULY 29, 2014A shortage of registered nurses has been predicted for some time, yet in some parts of the county, new nurses are reporting difficulty in finding jobs.
JULY 23, 2014Between social media and free blogging sites, it isn’t difficult to share the details of your journeys to friends and family back home, or even a larger audience. Here's how to get started.
JULY 23, 2014There are many reasons a travel nurse might decide to leave life on the road. But here’s what you should consider before heading back to permanent employment.
JULY 16, 2014With a new assignment every few months, travelers may find themselves overwhelmed with mementos from their travels. Here are a few ways to keep those memories organized and easier to enjoy.
JULY 16, 2014The 12-hour shift has become the standard in most hospitals and while nurses value the flexibility this scheduling offers, new data has revealed that longer work hours are damaging to both patients and healthcare workers.