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Social Media

Social media can be used in so many ways… to share ideas, build your professional network, stay in touch with family and friends. But you need to know the rules of social media so you don’t make a mistake that lives forever in the internet. Learn how to use the technology wisely to benefit yourself and patient care.

October 2016 Vol. 11 No. 10

Author: Cynda Hylton Rushton PhD, RN, FAAN

Moral distress occurs when one recognizes one’s moral responsibility in a situation; evaluates the various courses of action; and identifies, in accordance with one’s beliefs, the morally correct decision—but is then prevented from following through.
The literature is replete with the mounting evidence of the incidence and . . .

June 2015 Vol. 10 No. 6

Author: Jennifer Jackson, BScN Hon, RN, and Ryan Mitchell, BScN, RN

Nurses around the world can connect and communicate with each other in more ways than ever before by using social media. Social media is well suited for nursing use because it is a tool for disseminating evidence-based information to colleagues and the general public, and for advocating for the . . .

May 2014 Vol. 9 No. 5

Author: Laura L. Barry, MBA, MMsc, and Maureen Sirois, MSN, RN, CEN, ANP

Really is it that some things don’t bother us, while other things catapult us from an emotional 0 to 60 mph in a heartbeat? We all know what it feels like when someone says or does something that gets our juices flowing. We feel it in our bodies, emotions . . .

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