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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5 Ways To Bring Back Joy In Nursing!

5 Ways To Bring Back Joy In Nursing By: Lorie Brown 1.Begin in gratitude. When I wake up, I think of all the things that I am thankful for. This makes me smile and feel good. Some days, I’m thankful for just waking up. Other days I have a long…

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Get Hired! 4 Tips To Strengthen Your Nursing Resume.

Get Hired! 4 Tips To Strengthen Your Nursing Resume By American Sentinel posted on 12/5/16 www.nursetogether.com For nurses, at any stage of their professional careers, a strong resume is still a must in the 21st-century nursing employment marketplace. There are many ways to strengthen a resume, and it’s prudent to…

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A look into Patient Safety

Definition: Patient safety was defined by the IOM as “the prevention of harm to patients.” 1. Emphasis is placed on the system of care delivery that (1) prevents errors; (2) learns from the errors that do occur; and (3) is built on a culture of safety that involves health care…

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