New to Nursing? Here are Three Ways to Develop Your Career!

Congratulations on beginning a hopefully lifelong career as a nursing professional. The rewards in this profession remain numerous, especially if you love helping people manage their health and well-being. Additionally, with the demand for nurses at a historic high, you enjoy the opportunity for a lucrative professional life.   Still, you must take a proactive […]

How are Recruiters Preparing For a Recession?

After a strong economic period, the aftereffects of COVID-19 and supply chain problems increase the fears of a recession. While the demand for medical professionals remains high, the Great Resignation and other issues make life difficult for recruiters. Learning how to thrive during this environment requires flexibility, fortitude, and a positive attitude.   If you […]

Avoiding Nurse Burnout: A Healthcare Worker’s Wellness Guide

Nurses typically possess an empathic nature and truly care about the well-being of their patients. In fact, empathy remains a leading reason people become nurses in the first place. However, considering the high stress levels, nurses must also consider their mental and physical health. Ultimately, your own well-being also matters. With a goal of reducing […]

4 Tips for Nursing Professional Development in 2023

As the world of healthcare changes, so does the role of the nursing workforce. The skillset required of nurses is evolving, and so is the way in which they must be trained and developed. Nursing professional development (NPD) programs must adapt to meet the needs of the ever-changing workforce. To ensure that nursing staff are […]

Combating Staffing Shortages in Long-Term Care

A recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that nearly 60% of Americans say they have difficulty finding a nursing home that meets their needs. More than half say they would have trouble finding one that meets the needs of a family member. The report also found that 58% of Americans think the quality […]

It’s Time For National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) 2022!

It’s time for National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW)! This annual observance was established to highlight the importance of continuing influenza vaccination, even after the holiday season has ended. From December 5-9, 2022, we will be reminding everyone 6 months and older that it’s not too late to get a flu vaccine. CDC’s NIVW resources, vaccination […]