Why is it in some areas, when you are floated there or come in as an agency nurse, you are automatically given the worst assignment on the unit.
This assignment may come as an overload of 8 patients when … Read the rest
There once was a day when smoking cigarettes was the epitome of cool and glamour. We’re probably talking 1947, but still, there was a day.
Now? Many businesses, including hospitals, are going so far as to entirely prohibit the hiring … Read the rest
This opinion is based on past work experience in a different field. During my time as a restaurant manager, I learned a couple of things.
One thing I … Read the rest
It’s a pandemic, increasing compassion fatigue, burnout, turnover, and poor patient care. Obviously, it doesn’t take a rocket surgeon to figure out the negative impacts of under staffing on patient care.
However, it persists, and … Read the rest
The top 10 things that a hospital should consider when working with Travel Nurses (from a Travel Nurse perspective):
- Set realistic expectations. Travel Nurses can make mistakes. We are fallible. As much as making a mistake wounds us personally, provide
The economy is tough! Are you a new graduate nurse at the bachelor’s or masters level? Do you have a job locked down? Nurses all across the country are asking themselves this same question. The American Association of College of … Read the rest
Nurses and future nurses across the nation are starting to question whether or not they want to dive into the treacherous nursing waters that might be in store for the near future.
A post earlier this week on our Mighty Nurse … Read the rest
If you’ve been around Mighty Nurse long enough, you’ve seen some great articles, humorous cartoons and fun contests. But did you know you can get a job, too?
In select markets, Mighty Nurse posts thousands of per diem jobs for … Read the rest
Healthcare is a hot button issue among politicians, economists and just about every citizen of the world. Or so it seems.
Do you like 90s movie references? Mighty Nurse loves them! So we’re all ears when you shout at the top of your lungs, “Show me the money!”
Now, we’re not actually Jerry Maguire (that would be a strange alter ego), … Read the rest