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  • Nurses striking nationwide and globally over Ebola measures
    Nurses striking nationwide and globally over Ebola measures
    On November 12, about 100,000 registered nurses (RNs) in the US and around the globe are joining forces to protest what they deem an erosion of “care standards” for Ebola in the US and around the globe. Protests sponsored by National...
  • Protective gear ready for Ebola
    American nurses are standing up for their own needs so they can care for others
    American nurses, fueled by concerns of Ebola and other infectious disease outbreaks, are fed up with being the scapegoat for mediocre and declining health services and systems across the country. They are taking a stand against government policies...
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    Third Ebola case confirmed at Dallas hospital forces more White House disgust
    The Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) released a statement at 3:35 (CST) this morning indicating a second health care worker from the same Dallas, Texas hospital as the Liberian man who died has tested positive for Ebola.“The...
  • Book Review: "The Nightingale Girls" by Donna Douglas
    Book Review: "The Nightingale Girls" by Donna Douglas
    Being a nurse is one of the most hard-working and difficult positions in the world. It is difficult to be a nurse today and was difficult to be a nurse back in the 1930's. You need to be strong, have character, and be willing to take on...
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    Celebrate Nurses all year
    Health care is constantly changing and evolving. Today, more than ever, nurses are stepping out of their comfort zones and becoming active contributors and innovators in the health care system.Nurses are the first line of defense in the prevention...
  • Thai royal nurses
    Better educated nurses save more lives
    Better-educated nurses save more lives. A study known as the Registered Nurses Forecasting (RN4CAST), part of National Institutes of Health is the most detailed and biggest analysis of patient outcomes related to nursing staffs and education.About...
  • Physical Health Assessment
    Nurses and Patients Losers in Obamacare?
    The healthcare industry is one of the most beneficial assets for Americans in the U.S. The nurses it employs are the caregivers to our nation’s ailing and injured, and according to a Gallup.com poll in November 2012 which ranked occupations...
  • Nurse dies trying to protect her patients from suspect in hospital stabbing spree
    Nurse dies trying to protect her patients from suspect in stabbing spree
    On Nov. 26, screams rang out at Good Shepherd Ambulatory Surgical Center in Longview, Texas, when a presumed relative of one of the patients went on a stabbing spree and attacked visitors and employees.Dead is 20 year veteran nurse Gail Sandidge,...
  • Example of promotional "freebies" given to physicians by pharmaceutical companies.
    Pharmaceutical industry has switched targeted practitioners
    Quinn Grundy and colleagues from the University of California, San Francisco presented the first systematized analysis of large pharmaceutical company’s reaction to the U. S. Physician Payments Sunshine Act in the Nov. 26, 2013, edition of...
  • Medical Professionals
    16 Useful articles for breaking into the healthcare field
    Are you thinking about a career in the healthcare field? Are you unsure which career path within the healthcare field is right for you?Below are 16 useful articles filled with information on how to break into the healthcare field:1. Breaking into...
  • California Insurance
    Obamacare: will millions really be covered in California?
    As California moves to implement President Barack Obama's affordable healthcare law, hoping to expand insurance coverage to millions of Californians, concerns are growing about the actual results these efforts will bring to consumers.From a...
  • The healing synergy of Quantum -Touch
    The healing synergy of Quantum -Touch
    During a recent interview, I was able to gain insight into an energy healing practice I first learned about just last year. Quantum Touch originated about 27 years ago when Natural Healer, Bob Rasmussen, claimed he could pass any test on any...
  • Emergency Room
    'Untold Stories from the E.R.: Extra Dose' on Discovery Fit & Health
    "Untold Stories from the E.R." presented a special edition episode called "Extra Dose" that is surely an eye-opening experience for anyone interested in the medical profession or emergency services. This episode titled, "...
  • Client Coordinator
    Client Coordinator, Servicing Physicians & Clients, Rockford, IL
    The Client Coordinator is responsible for servicing inquiries from clients, physicians, nurses or any representative acting on behalf of a client. This position performs a wide range of data processing tasks, including data preparation, data entry...
  • An angel
    The guardian angels in our lives
    Guardian angels are real people: It's just us when we rise to the occasion.If divine guardian angels existed imagine what their lives would be like. In order to do that, first you'd have to understand their job. They would sit next to...