Always wearing scrubs? Check. Constantly checking vital signs? Check. Nursing school will take an average person and turn him or her into a new species. See this infographic for some of the tell-tale signs. READ MORE
The right app can reduce the risk of errors, or make patient education easier. It can help increase your productivity or even lift your spirits on a tough day. We asked our faculty, staff and Facebook® followers for their favorite nursing apps. Here’s some of what we heard: READ MORE
Networking is one of the top ways to find a job. But successful networking depends on good first impressions – whether you’re making connections during your clinical or practicum, or working the room at a networking event. READ MORE
Sitting on the bus? Waiting to pick up your child from sports practice? Instead of staring out the window, thinking about how much studying you need to do, why not use that time to prepare for the NCLEX®?
Forget about heavy textbooks or unwieldy laptops – all you need is your phone. Dozens of NCLEX apps are available in iTunes® and Google Play™ online stores – here are a few that you might want to check out. Many offer a lite or trial version, so you can test them out before taking the plunge. READ MORE
Melissa Kepley has worked in healthcare since 1993 – first as a certified nursing assistant (CNA), then as a qualified medication aide (QMA) and tech, and finally as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) for the last 14 years. READ MORE