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Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 3 of 3)

Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 3 of 3)

Use Twitter to connect with other nurses. Use LinkedIn to maintain your resume and professional contacts.

By October 3, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 2 of 3)

Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 2 of 3)

In this post, we’ll take a look at Facebook, Blogger, and Wordpress. Facebook is kind of a grab-bag for all of your social networking activity. It’s a fun way to stay in touch…

By September 26, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 1 of 3)

Social Networking Strategies for Travel Nurses (Part 1 of 3)

More and more nurses these days are using social networking services to connect with friends, family, and other nurses. Travel nurses, especially, can benefit from these new technologies.

By September 19, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Sixth episode of 'Hopkins'

Sixth episode of 'Hopkins'

The sixth episode of Hopkins aired last Thursday on ABC. I missed the 5th episode due to a much needed family vacation, but I was happy to see this recent episode which included a kidney swap between three couples.

By August 5, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Fourth episode of 'Hopkins'

Fourth episode of 'Hopkins'

Last night’s episode of ‘Hopkins’ featured another heart transplant. This time it was a toddler in need of a healthy heart. This scenario is every parent’s worst nightmare.

By July 18, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Third episode of 'Hopkins' illustrates common problem for nurses

Third episode of 'Hopkins' illustrates common problem for nurses

As I watched last night’s episode of Hopkins, there was a sequence where a patient attacked a nurse. This is a problem and no hospital or facility is immune.

By July 11, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Is workplace violence just a part of the job for nurses?

Is workplace violence just a part of the job for nurses?

In a very concerning story published in the New York Times, nurses and other personal care workers suffer from workplace assualts at an alarming rate. In fact the Bureau of Labor Statistics report that half of all nonfatal injuries resulting from workplace assaults occur in health care and social service settings.

By July 10, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Locate an ATM near your travel nursing assignment

Locate an ATM near your travel nursing assignment

Preparing to start a new travel nursing assignment in a new city or location you’re not familiar with? One thing you’ll want to know is where to find a convenient ATM that’s near your assignment or your housing.

By July 9, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Get your ducks in a row…travel nursing requires organizational skills

Get your ducks in a row…travel nursing requires organizational skills

If you’re a seasoned traveler you’re well aware that being organized is critical to being a successful travel nurse. Keeping track of all your paperwork, licenses, and contacts is no easy task.

By July 3, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Fighting nursing stereotypes

Fighting nursing stereotypes

Have you ever watched a show and been disappointed in the portrayal of a nurse character? The Center For Nursing Advocacy works to increase public underst and ing of nursing.

By June 25, 2008 0 Comments Read More →