6 Ways to Restore Your Nursing Resilience: An Interview with Phyllis

Publish Date: July 20, 2016 in Periop Insider by AORN written by Carina Stanton Nursing in the twenty-first century requires a new set of tools to go the distance, according to nursing Career Coach Phyllis Quinlan, PhD, RN-BC. “To have the vitality and resilience to practice nursing today, we need to pay attention so our insides […]

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5 Warning Signs of Bad Nursing Home Care A Guest Post by Samantha Stein

    We live in very busy times where we are ruled by our own schedules. When this happens, we often have little time to care for our aging loved ones. Luckily, nursing homes are an option for many of us. When we cannot provide the care that our elderly relatives need, these facilities will […]

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Ellen DeGeneres Celebrates Nurses and Says Thank You To Nurse Kelley Johnson, RN

Miss America 2016 – While other contestants sang, danced or played instruments for the talent competition on the second night of preliminaries in Atlantic City, Kelley Johnson, Miss Colorado, delivered a unique monologue about experience as a nurse.     Listen To Kelly Johnson share that Ellen is able to be funny without offending anyone… […]

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7 Ways to Voice Criticism Without Being Negative A Guest Post by Anna Johansson

Criticism is sometimes treated as a dirty word, but think about two indisputable facts about our lives: nothing is perfect, and the only way to improve something is to find and correct its flaws. Knowing this, we can infer that everything should be open to criticism, and that criticism is necessary if we ever want to […]

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4 Tips to Ensure That You Fuel Your Caring Nature From a Full Heart and Not Fumes

Dearest Caregiver Acknowledge and Respect Your Compassion Nature Most people have the capacity to feel empathy for another person when there is a tragedy such as a plane crash or mass shooting. Some people have the capacity to rise to the occasion and offer a helping hand to someone in need. However, very few people […]

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An Antidote to Incivility A Guest Post by Christine Porath

  When I was 22, I scored what I thought was my dream job. I moved from the snowy Midwest to sunny Florida with a group of fellow former college athletes to help a global athletic brand launch a sports academy. But within two years I and many of my peers had left our jobs. […]

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