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Featured Article: A Nurse's Guide to "The Future of Nursing" Report
The Institute of Medicine’s 2010 report “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health” is a blueprint for how nursing must transform to successfully meet the challenges of 21st century health care, from practice to policy. The document presents a detailed strategy for accomplishing this feat. This guide presents an easy-to-read summary of the report’s four key messages and eight action-oriented recommendations.
Five Factors Contributing to the Nursing Faculty Shortage
Nursing programs are turning qualified students away due to nursing faculty shortage. Here are five factors that contributed to this crisis.
Health Care Ethics: A Theological Perspective
Nurses are motivated to serve others for a variety of personal and spiritual reasons. The responsibility to care for the sick and wounded, and the ethical considerations of this care, is not something to be taken lightly when deciding to become a nurse.
Higher Nursing Education and Its Impact on Patient Safety
In today’s health care field, nurses are in higher demand than ever before. With the constant increase in population, the baby boom generation growing older, and the national emphasis on public health care, nursing makes for a stable, well-paying career.
A Nurse’s Guide to De-Stressing
Working in a high-stress environment can take a toll on the minds and bodies of those who work in the medical profession. Communication, maintenance of movement, and taking control of career direction can all help to reduce stress.
6 Steps Of The Evidence-Based Practice Process
Evidence-based practice (EBP) continues to gain momentum within health care. EBP is one way to keep nurse's knowledge up to date, enhance clinical judgment, and augment the existing provider-client decision-making process.