The Highest Paid Nursing Specialties of 2017 and How To Find Your Niche

Nursing has always been an attractive profession. It’s one of the few jobs that can actually let you earn good money while being able to help other people. However, contrary to what most people believe, nurses aren’t paid the same. Their specialty and skills can play a huge role in…

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The Ins and Outs of Patient Abandonment

The Ins and Outs of Patient Abandonment ​​​​​​ As a nursing student, you know that you should never “abandon” a patient. But what exactly is patient abandonment? And how do you protect yourself from being accused of this type of unprofessional conduct? When a nurse deserts or neglects a patient…

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Administer Meds Without a Doctor’s Order? Proceed With Caution​

Administer Meds Without a Doctor’s Order? Proceed With Caution​ Registered nurses generally should administer medications only with a physician’s order. Only certain advanced practice nurses have prescriptive authority, and their qualifications, as well as the type of drug and the amount they are allowed to prescribe, vary from state to…

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Risk Management Nurse Jobs And How To Get Them

Risk Management Nurse Jobs And How To Get Them (NurseBuff Weekly 6/05/17) Nursing, on its own, is already a challenging job. If you feel like the demands of the job aren’t enough, it’s probably right that you find a specialty that can challenge you to grow and be flexible. If…

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