Archive for January, 2008

RNS – Restless Nurse Syndrome

RNS – Restless Nurse Syndrome

Medical Solutions is proud to be working with Dr. Turbatus as he fights Restless Nurse Syndrome. He has been awarded the Nurses Who Like Nursing But Don’t Like Nursing Where They Nurse Grant and is putting it to good use as he battles this terrible epidemic.    

By January 29, 2008 2 Comments Read More →
Travel nursing checklist item #8: Researching travel nursing companies

Travel nursing checklist item #8: Researching travel nursing companies

The next step in your travel nursing career is to research the travel nursing company you want to work with. There are companies of all different sizes and most have a website you can look at. If you have competed the first seven steps in the Ultimate Travel Nursing Checklist you will know exactly what you […]

By January 15, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Teamwork in the operating room

Teamwork in the operating room

An article in the Omaha World-Herald discusses some Omaha area hospitals that are going to great lengths to improve teamwork and communication in the OR. The article says that this is a nationwide trend. What is happening at your hospital? Does the cooperation where you are need improved?

By January 14, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Latest emergency room technologies

Latest emergency room technologies

A Washington D.C. hospital center aims to improve patient care with new technologies and designs for its emergency room. The focus is on infection control and the ability to handle large groups of patients in an attempt to improve disaster preparedness program. Read more here. If you work in an ER I would love to […]

By January 11, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Professional Association of Nurse Travelers website

Professional Association of Nurse Travelers website

I just ran across the Professional Association of Nurse Travelers website. I wasn’t aware of this association before, but it looks like they have some good info for travel nurses and some good goals to help improve the travel nursing industry. It will be interesting to see their impact on the industry.

By January 7, 2008 6 Comments Read More →
New healthcare legislation in Arizona

New healthcare legislation in Arizona

Leading registered nurses in Arizona have just announced legislation to make Arizona hospitals safer for patients and also make it easier for RNs to report unsafe conditions and look out for patients safety. Read more here.

By January 6, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
New Life on the go is up for January

New Life on the go is up for January

In this month’s Life on the go we offer some advice on making those New Year’s resolutions stick this year and help you get your travel nursing career started on the right track in 2008.

By January 5, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Healthcare and nursing news

Healthcare and nursing news

This year I’m going to try and bring you some more general healthcare and nursing news. But you guys are the experts so please feel free to comment and make suggestions on what you want to see. I would love your input and opinion of the blog and to know if there is anything I […]

By January 2, 2008 0 Comments Read More →