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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.
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.
BSN in 10 and Other Nursing Trends
Nurses have a front row seat to the many exciting and innovative changes in the health care industry. Between new legislation, technology, and educational opportunities, nursing professionals are important players in quality patient care.
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.
32 Top Nursing Career Paths
There are many opportunities for nurses to work in unusual and interesting health care positions beyond the familiar hospital setting.