Nursing Career

Nursing Career Change
Nursing Career Change
That prompted a 20somethingfinance reader, Telly, to write in with the following question: “I saw your post today about Education Tax Credits, and was a little intrigued by you mentioning your wife going to an accelerated nursing program…
Nursing Career Development
Nursing Career Development
Nursing begins with a period of preceptorship, which is a transition phase designed to help newly registered nurses to further develop their practice. It covers fundamental competencies in patient care as well as broad skills in leadership, management, teaching and communication. After successfully completing…
Nursing 1 Practice tests
Nursing 1 Practice tests
1. At which time of day are patients with cognitive impairment usually MOST sensitive to sensory overload? a. Noon b. Early morning c. Late evening d. Afternoon 2. Which of the following is characteristic of nociceptive pain? a. Acute aching or throbbing pain localized to the site of injury b. Diffuse…
What a real nurse should look like?
What a real nurse should look like?
A nurse is an example of cleanliness and accuracy. A nurse has contact with patients in any medical institution, so she must constantly monitor her appearance. Permanent body hygiene. A nurse should monitor her hands constantly and have a clean body, to avoid unpleasant odors. She should wash her hands…
Nursing Career Planning
Nursing Career Planning
“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to, ” said the Cat. by Lewis Carroll Whether or not you plan it, your nursing career and your life will happen. Even if you pay no attention to your career, it will mosey along. But at the…
Nursing Careers at UPMC
Nursing Careers at UPMC
UPMC Altoona — a private, nonprofit health care system with 380 licensed beds — offers you a very competitive salary, benefit package, and the ability to share in our vision of becoming a world-class health care organization. UPMC Altoona, a tobacco free health system, is committed to promoting health…
Nursing Career Goals Examples
Nursing Career Goals Examples
A mentor can help a new graduate achieve her initial goals. Darrin Klimek/Digital Vision/Getty Images Whether it’s a question on a resume or a decision about where you want your nursing career to be in 10 years, career objectives are an important part of being a registered nurse. Your objectives are…