Monthly Archives: September 2016

Nurse Salaries Dip Nationally

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is a short article I found in Hospital and Health Networks. It seems that there is not enough problems with being a nurse, now we have to deal with shrinking pay.  It is not uncommon … Continue reading

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Use the power of words to reduce bullying of nurses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is another great article from kevinmd.com that was actually written by a nurse.  I am always amazed at how pro-nurse this doctor is. Bullying is a big problem in the workplace and leads eventually to workplace … Continue reading

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ICU patients lose helpful gut bacteria within days of hospital admission

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article about a small study done by the University of Colorado School of Medicine regarding the loss of helpful gut bacteria when in the hospital. This is a serious concern and can be … Continue reading

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The Key Health Care Issues in the 2016 Election

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchThis article from Nursing Jobs outlines quite clearly why nurses should be very involved in the upcoming election.  We as nurses feel powerless most of the time, but at the voting booth we do have some power … Continue reading

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5 of the biggest issues nurses face today

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere’s an article from Beckers Hospital Review that was written a year ago about issues in nursing today.  Unfortunately, here it is 2016 and these are still the major issues in nursing today.  Not much progress … Continue reading

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Reduce nurse burnout by treating nurses as well as we treat patients

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchI really like reading articles on KevinMD.com.  It seems like an oxymoron, but I find that he is very pro-nurses and usually takes the side of nurses in most issues.  Maybe his mother or his wife … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Nurses Want to Leave Your Hospital

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is another article from Health Leaders Media that addresses a real problem in hospital nursing now.  Even though this article was originally printed in 2011, these issues still ring true today in 2016.  Nurses always plan … Continue reading

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Readmissions Dip 47% When Some Patients Self-administer IV Antibiotics

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article from Health Leaders Media that describes a program where uninsured patients who are on long-term antibiotic therapy are trained in administration of their own IV antibiotics so that they can return home and … Continue reading

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When Nurses Vote or When Pigs Fly?

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchThis article, unfortunately, spells out part of the problem we as nurses face during an election year.  Nurses as a whole should have some power but the truth of the matter is that nurses are all … Continue reading

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The U.S. Is Running Out of Nurses

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs one of the older, experienced nurses that just retired from the profession, I can tell you that this article is not too far fetched.  Yes, nursing has a very large influx of new nurses every … Continue reading

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