Highlights from the 2016 OR Today Magazine Convention’s Key Note Presentation: An Interview with Phyllis

Original Article Featured in OR Today Magazine, November 2016 Edition Do you believe that workplace bullying and incivility are the same? No. Workplace incivility can best be defined as low-intensity unpleasant behavior that is rude, impolite, or inconsiderate. While the target can feel insulted or angry; an actual desire or intent to harm the other person…

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7 Items Nurses Should Carry With Them:A Guest Post by Beth Martel

Being a nurse is a job that demands you to be prepared for different patient situations and you might need different items on hand at all times. If you are new to this profession, this article might help you to prepare your bag with all the items that signify your identity as a nurse. Following…

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Share The Care Organization wants to make you aware of a special opportunity from Road Scholar

STC wants to make you aware of a special opportunity from Road Scholar The Road Scholar Caregiver Grant has a rolling admission – and asks that applications be submitted at least 4-6 weeks before the start of the program. For example, for a program starting on December 8, 2016, it would be ideal to have the…

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Meet Super Nurse Who Dresses the Part to Put a Smile on Sick Children’s Faces

http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/meet-superhero-nurse-who-dresses-part-to-put-smiles-on-patients-faces-767183427954 “Super Nurse” Tobin Matthew has played all sorts of good guys at his Chicago hospital over the years, including hanging upside down as Spiderman – anything to put a smile on a sick child’s face.

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4 Self-Care Tips for Family Caregivers A Guest Post by Rebecca Kennedy

Family caregivers who neglect to take care of their own needs can quickly experience burn-out and exhaustion. Here are several important self-care tips for family caregivers to keep in mind. There are many warnings signs that your senior loved one may be on their way to needing in-home care, such as difficulties in mobility, disorganization…

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