Ten Must-Have Apps for Nurses

Ten Must-Have Apps for Nurses

Ten Must-Have Apps for Nurses by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on Jun 9, 2017, at 1:49 pm Share Ten Must-Have Apps for Nurses Knowledge is an essential skillset nurses need to fulfill the ever challenging role of patient care. The days of manual note taking, and pencil pushing are ... Read More
 
Moving as a Nurse: 10 Tips to Make Job Transitions Easier

Moving as a Nurse: 10 Tips to Make Job Transitions Easier

Moving as a Nurse: 10 Tips to Make Job Transitions Easier by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on May 25, 2017, at 3:09 pm Share Demand for nurses will climb 16 percent by 2024, reports the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Meanwhile, the average wage for nurses varies depending ... Read More
 
Eight Drugs Every ICU Nurse Needs to Know

Eight Drugs Every ICU Nurse Needs to Know

Eight Drugs Every ICU Nurse Needs to Know by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on May 15, 2017, at 8:59 pm Share The life of millions of patients admitted to an emergency room setting or critical care unit is dependent upon the skill set and knowledge of the attending ICU ... Read More
 
How to Find Nursing School Scholarships

How to Find Nursing School Scholarships

How to Find Nursing School Scholarships by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on Apr 21, 2017, at 4:21 pm Share Since the early part of 2000, the demand for nurses and nursing professionals have increased tremendously. Thousands of hospitals and healthcare facilities are reaching out to compassionate, loving individuals with ... Read More
 
When Nurses Need Care: What Is Caregiver Stress Syndrome?

When Nurses Need Care: What Is Caregiver Stress Syndrome?

When Nurses Need Care: What Is Caregiver Stress Syndrome? by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on Feb 12, 2017, at 2:56 pm Share More than 44 million people in the U.S. act as unpaid caregivers for loved ones or friends, reports the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA). Although caring for another ... Read More
 
Five Tips to Improve Patient-Nurse Relationships

Five Tips to Improve Patient-Nurse Relationships

A career in nursing can be exciting, fulfilling and heart-warming, but there will be times when you feel like you dropped the ball or simply failed to meet your patients’ expectations. There will be times when you cannot do what a patient requests, so you need to know how you ... Read More
 
Landing Your Dream Nursing Job: What to Do If You Mess Up

Landing Your Dream Nursing Job: What to Do If You Mess Up

EVERY NURSE STARTS his or her career with the same goal of being the ideal caregiver, giving medications on time, preventing falls indefinitely and providing superior quality of care. While this is ideal, it is not realistic. You will have strenuous days, work extra hours, simply forget to pull that last dosage of medication and make ... Read More
 
10 Ways to Give Back to the Community As a Nurse

10 Ways to Give Back to the Community As a Nurse

10 Ways to Give Back to the Community As a Nurse by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on Nov 28, 2016, at 4:52 pm Share Finding the best way to give back to the community as a nurse around the holidays can be challenging. Fortunately, you do not have to ... Read More
 
Making Your First Day of Your Dream Nursing Job Successful

Making Your First Day of Your Dream Nursing Job Successful

Making Your First Day of Your Dream Nursing Job Successful by Mackenzie Thompson Life Saver, NHCPS posted on Nov 10, 2016, at 9:39 pm Share You aced the interview and have been hired for your dream nursing job. After orientation, you are ready to report to your unit for the first day ... Read More