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Nursing Leadership in Times of Crisis

When crisis strikes, effective nursing leadership is one key element to a timely and appropriate response. Whether it’s an ongoing crisis like the Covid-19 pandemic, a multiple casualty event in the ED, or another type of situation, nurses in positions of leadership must be at the forefront of a comprehensive

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Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine: The Journey Begins

I make it a point to stay out of politics, religion, and all things controversial on social media and in my professional life. I have ZERO interest in debating others on opinions because an opinion is just that – an opinion. I respect that. In times like these, I think

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Nursing Industry

The Nurse Licensure Compact – Update on IT

Update to What is the Nursing License Compact and How Does it Impact Nursing? As 2020 approaches a close, there are 33 states participating in the Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). One state (New Jersey) was a member of the original NLC and allows nurses who have unencumbered eNLC licenses to continue using

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NP vs APRN – What’s the Difference?

The beauty of nursing is that there is a niche for everyone. This is especially true for nurses who wish to continue their education and enter the realm of advanced practice nursing. So, let’s take a deeper look at what’s in a name NP vs APRN? There is an alphabet

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10 Tips for Getting Through the Holidays as a Nurse

As a nurse, the holidays can be both a joyous and challenging time of year, as it is for most anyone. The holidays can conjure a great deal: good and bad memories; old grief; hopes, dreams, and expectations; as well as the many pressures that the season can bring.   Thoughtful

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A COVID-19 Vaccine: What to Expect

As the coronavirus pandemic drags into 2021 after a deadly 2020, all eyes turn towards a vaccine that can combat SARS-CoV-2, the official name of the coronavirus that causes the disease known as COVID-19. While vaccines generally take years to develop and obtain approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA),

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A Calendar of Nursing Holidays in 2021

Here’s the list of nursing recognition days, weeks, and months for 2021 so you can get involved in showing appreciation to nurses for all of their hard work and dedication. January National CRNA Week January 19-25 National IV Nurse Day January 25 February PeriAnesthesia Nurse Awareness Week February 3 – 9 Cardiovascular Professionals

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The Use of Medical Marijuana and CBD in Nursing

When COVID-19 burst onto the scene in March of 2020, and now with the next wave looming larger than ever, it dominates the health care industry and the thoughts of the public. However, it is important to remember that people still get sick with other illnesses. They still get injured,

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