Nursing Career

Nursing a Profession
Nursing a Profession
Donna Cardillo, MA, RN Nursing is my profession and my life’s work. I have had various employment/self-employment positions over the years since becoming a nurse. But regardless of what title I had at any given time, and whether directly or indirectly working with consumers of healthcare (and we are…
What does Nursing Career Mean to you?
What does Nursing Career Mean to you?
In order to understand the concept of, we first need to define the word profession. Webster describes profession as a “chosen, paid occupation requiring prolonged training and formal qualification.” Professionals, therefore can be defined as individuals expected to display competent and skillful behaviors…
Nursing 5 Rights of Delegation
Nursing 5 Rights of Delegation
Right Task Right Circumstances Right Person Right Directions/Communication Right Supervision/Evaluation The Nurse Practice Act (NPA) allows for licensed nurses, namely RNs, to delegate tasks to LPNs, CNAs, and UAPs as long as certain criteria is met. First of all the nurse delegating the task must realize…
Nursing Career Aspirations
Nursing Career Aspirations
Major Regina Daniels gives her Army service testimony via YouTube. /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - You never know who is watching. The eight year old girl was captivated as the Army Nurse assisted her mother at Fox Army Hospital at, shortly after she had given birth to her sister some years ago. I will never…
NursingCAS Liaison
NursingCAS Liaison
Liaison International today announced that Samford University has implemented Liaison’s new UniCAS™ admissions management solution, which allows universities and graduate enrollment management offices to establish common admissions standards and data across their entire campus while enabling schools…
Nursing I o Calculations
Nursing I o Calculations
This video clearly explains the difference between the key concepts of Strength and Volume and how they are used in drug calculations. Finding the volume required: understanding the formula This video explains how to use the formula to determine the volume required in drug calculations. Finding the volume…
Nursing Career Information
Nursing Career Information
As the largest healthcare occupation, registered nurses held about 2.7 million jobs in 2012. The industries that employed the most registered nurses in 2012 were as follows: Hospitals; state, local, and private 61% Nursing and residential care facilities Offices of physicians Home health care services…