Category Archives: Nursing Issues

Doctor bullying–is it real?

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchDoctor bullying.  What exactly is that?  Here is an article, first found in Slate Magazine, but now on Business Insider, that talks about a secret problem most nurses have had to deal with on a daily … Continue reading

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Drug diversion–what you need to know

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchDrug diversion.  What exactly is this and why should nurses care?  Drug diversion is the act of taking medication assigned to a patient and giving it to another, usually the nurse.  Why should nurses care?  Well … Continue reading

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Antibiotic resistence–a new approach

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchAs a nurse, even a psych nurse, we all know the dangers of antibiotic resistence.  It costs so much money to get new and stronger antibiotics developed and takes quite a long time to do so; … Continue reading

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The Nurse Who’s There After Sexual Assault

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article from the Atlantic that includes an interview with a SANE nurse.  This is the nurse who works with the police and takes care of the victim of sexual assault.  This nurse has … Continue reading

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Nurses Say Stress Interferes With Caring For Their Patients

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article from NPR about how stress interferes with patient care.  It also addresses the nurse’s desire to provide ethical care to the patient.  This is a dilemma that all nurses face at one … Continue reading

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Doctoring, Without the Doctor

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is a great article in the NY Times about the struggle Advanced Practice Nurses have waged to be allowed to go where no doctor wants to go–rural America.  These specialized nurses have gotten additional education … Continue reading

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A Hit Man Came to Kill Susan Kuhnhausen. She Survived. He Didn’t.

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article from the Willamette Week that shows how nurses are different from other people in that they have to train how to protect themselves from violence at work and sometimes that becomes useful … Continue reading

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What Nurses Stand For

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct Search  Here is a rather lengthy article from theAtlantic.com.  I know it is long, but it is definitely worth the time it takes to read.  This writer captures exactly what it is to be a nurse, … Continue reading

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The dirty secret that is destroying nursing

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is a post from The Mighty Nurse that I feel bears sharing here. This is written by someone in the field and expresses the concern of many if not all in healthcare today.  This writer … Continue reading

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When Burnout Takes its Toll

Search for Nursing UniformsProduct SearchHere is an article that addresses the issue of burn-out in nursing.  This is a real issue and it is one that affects all aspects in healthcare.  When a nurse becomes burned out, it will affect … Continue reading

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