As career opportunities for nurses continue to grow, so do the chances for individual nurses to step up into leadership roles. Whether this is among their immediate care team or in the boardroom, nurses everywhere need to recognize that they are empowered and capable of leading. At one university, a new program is helping to do just that. READ MORE

A big opportunity awaits for nurses interested in exploring the U.S. while touching countless lives. Travel nursing companies have an unprecedented number of jobs across the country thanks in part to the Affordable Care Act and an aging healthcare workforce. One healthcare group has reinvented the way they share information and create discussions with their staff – by inviting them to prom. And nursing student Jennifer Carillo documents her experience working with psychologically challenged patients. READ MORE

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For a quick refresher or a first time walkthrough, follow the steps in this video to learn how to insert an IV correctly, on your first try. READ MORE

The critical role nurses play in healthcare is becoming increasingly important on the national stage. In the wake of the Supreme Court’s ruling to uphold the Affordable Care Act, lawmakers turn to healthcare experts, nurses among them, to inform their decisions. READ MORE