Tag: Nursing

15 Awesome Nurse Blogs to Follow

April 20, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Career Advancement, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce, Health and Wellness

Last modified April 19, 2020

Here’s a link to fifteen great nursing blogs to follow from Nurse Journal.

Travel Nurse Pay Breakdown

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers, For the Workforce, Return to the Workforce

Last modified April 16, 2020

One of the biggest benefits of travel nursing is being able to move around freely and explore the country. The pay is important and a huge reason why nurses get into the travel world. But, pay is based on location and demand.

What Every Nursing Student Should Know When Seeking Employment

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Career Advancement, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 17, 2020

This AACN brochure includes an interview tip sheet for baccalaureate and higher degree-prepared nurses.

Apply for Financial Assistance through AACN’s COVID-19 Nursing Student Support Fund

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Career Advancement, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 17, 2020

Created to assist nursing students whose education and lives have been directly impacted by COVID-19, the Foundation for Academic Nursing, the new philanthropic arm of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), announced the COVID-19 Nursing Student Support Fund.

Hallmarks of the Professional Nursing Practice Environment

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under Career Advancement, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 17, 2020

This AACN white paper details a task force charged with identifying environmental characteristics or “hallmarks” of the practice setting that best supports professional nursing practice and allowing higher-degree-prepared nurses to practice to their full potential.

Male Nursing School Students

April 16, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 15, 2020

Historically the nursing field was designed for women: young female nurses were trained in hospital nursing programs to support physicians and provide bedside care to patients.

Coronavirus Nurses Ask An Ebola Veteran: Is it OK to be Afraid?

April 15, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for Employers, COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Employers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 16, 2020

Treating Ebola not only taught her how to stay safe around a deadly virus but also how to manage the stress and sadness of working during a disease outbreak. She’s now drawing on that experience to help other nurses cope with the challenges of coronavirus.

Guide to Entry Level Nursing

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For Career Seekers

Last modified April 14, 2020

This guide delves into the difference between various licenses, certifications and degrees, as well as what options and opportunities will go along with each.

18 Informative Podcasts for All Nurses

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under For the Workforce, Health and Wellness, Return to the Workforce

Last modified April 13, 2020

These podcasts come from a wide variety of health-related websites, and are a great way to stay up to date on the latest nursing-related information.

WHO: State of the World’s Nursing 2020

April 14, 2020 by Claire

Filed under COVID-19 for the Workforce, For Career Seekers, For the Workforce

Last modified April 15, 2020

This report is a collaboration of over 170 countries for the purpose of bringing clarity to the state of the nursing profession today and where it will be headed through the next decade.