Education

In our education section we offer helpful articles for graduated nurses, as well as all things related to nursing school and advanced education. You will find study tips, online nursing program recommendations and general advice for students.

12 Tips to Improve Your Nursing Documentation

One of the first things you probably learned on the job as a new nurse is the importance of documentation during your shift. Documenting everything is key to ensuring accountability…

6 Hot Tips to Help You Survive Nursing School

If you’ve made the decision to become a nurse – congratulations! Healthcare is in desperate need of qualified and dedicated providers. Your first step is to start nursing school, which…

7 Best Nursing Apps for Android and iPhone

As technology advances before our very eyes, it comes as absolutely no surprise that apps are becoming indispensable for people. There are apps that help you manage your finances, apps…

9 Pieces of Advice for Every Nursing Student

Getting through nursing school with your sanity intact may seem like an impossible task. Programs are difficult with high levels of rigor expected from every student. Students who lack good…

About the DAISY Award

Nursing is a profession that requires a lot of hard work, sacrifice, and personal dedication. However, nurses that exhibit these wonderful qualities rarely receive recognition for their efforts. To make…

Are You a Nursing Professional?

Anyone with a nursing degree can become a nurse, but it takes more than a degree to truly become a nursing professional. There are evident attributes and qualities that professionals…

Beyond the Bedside: Oncology Nursing

When a person is diagnosed with any type of cancer, they will become very familiar with the oncology team. They will turn to them for care and treatment. The oncology…

Beyond the Bedside: The Role of Telehealth Nursing

Nursing is a very hands-on job, there’s no denying. But with advancements in technology in recent years, it’s impossible not to extend nursing practice into the world of remote communication….

Communication in Nursing

Nursing requires a large variety of skills to be successful in the profession. Perhaps one of the most crucial of those skills is that of communication. Communication can be a…

Confessions of a Psychiatric Nurse

For psychiatric nurses, there’s no shortage of life-lessons to be had. From the people you meet to the situations you find yourself in the middle of, there’s always something exciting…

Continuing Education Equals Quality Nursing Care

You’ve probably heard the phrase “nobody’s perfect” before, and when it comes to nursing this is especially true. You’ve probably felt inadequate at some point or another; you might compare…

How Effective is Our Nursing Communication?

Communication is one area of human life that be either a massive help or a major hindrance to getting things done. For millennia, humans have struggled to perfect the art…

How Nursing Students Can Prepare For the NCLEX

As a nursing student gaining on the end of your schooling, you’re probably considering taking the NCLEX exam. After all, this is what you’ve been preparing for all this time,…