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Community-acquired pneumonia

Community-acquired pneumonia

Author: Shari J. Lynn, MSN, RN

With accurate diagnosis, patients can be appropriately treated in and out of the hospital.
Takeaways:

The estimated cost of treating community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) in …

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A renewed focus on preventing sharps injuries in the operating room

A renewed focus on preventing sharps injuries in the operating room

Author: Karen A. Daley, PhD, RN, FAAN; Angela K. Laramie, MPH; and Amber Hogan Mitchell, DrPH, MPH, CPH

By Karen A. Daley, PhD, RN, FAAN; Angela K. Laramie, MPH; and Amber Hogan Mitchell, DrPH, MPH, CPH

In July, the American Nurses Association (ANA …

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Nurses living mindfully—Over the holidays and always

Nurses living mindfully—Over the holidays and always

Author: Karen Gabel Speroni, PhD, RN, BSN, MHSA

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Advocating for nurses on boards

Advocating for nurses on boards

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Supporting novice nurses in a float pool

Supporting novice nurses in a float pool

Author: By Cheryl Muffley, MSN, RN-BC and Suzanne Heath, MS, BSN, RN-BC

As the nursing profession strives to advance care delivery, it’s faced with many challenges, including adequately educating nurses and effectively managing staffing and retention issues. We need new, innovative solutions to effectively deal with these challenges. Christiana Care Health System (CCHS) developed a unique medical nurse float pool to support medical nursing units by decreasing overtime costs and managing unpredictable staffing needs.

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Do salary surveys matter?

Do salary surveys matter?

Author: Lillee Gelinas, MSN, RN, CPPS, FAAN

Let your data point shine.
Your Participation in surveys is important. Each of us is a “data point” in our nursing universe, so sharing our …

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2017-2018 Education Guide

Embarking on the path to continuing your education, whether you’re a recently licensed RN or a highly skilled professional with years of experience, begins with the questions you ask yourself.

  • Why do I want to go back to school?
  • What are my goals?
  • How can I afford it?
  • How much time will this take?
  • How will I fit school into my work and family life?

These are questions only you can answer for yourself, but this year’s American Nurse Today 2017/2018 Education Guide, provides you with facts, figures, other nurses’ experiences, and tons of other resources to help you in your journey.

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