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What is the role of a nurse leader in the inpatient clinical setting?

Angela Adjetey-Appiah, MSN, MPH, MA, RN, FAACM Director of Oncology Services Exeter Hospital Special Author for Diversitynursing.com  Question: What is the role of a nurse leader in the inpatient clinical setting? Is it the same as a charge nurse? What is the pathway to becoming a nurse leader? Allegra H. Answer: Dear …

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What positions exist for me to become a Psychiatric Nursing leader?

Angela Adjetey-Appiah, MSN, MPH, MA, RN, FAACM Director of Oncology Services Exeter Hospital Special Author for Diversitynursing.com  Question: I am in the process of getting my doctorate in nursing practice the more I learn the more I understand that I am learning how to examine evidence based interventions to employ …

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Former Combat Medic Combats PTSD With Hip-Hop

Former Fleet Marine Force corpsman, George “Mik” Todd, released a new hip-hop album called Combat Medicine. George raps under the name Doc Todd and his main goal is to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, or substance abuse. According to NPR, Todd took several years before gettingt help …

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Men In Nursing

Even though women comprise an estimated 90% of the Nursing industry, opportunities have been steadily increasing for men. Since 1970 the number of male Nurses has grown from 2.7 to 9.6% of the industry. Some of the reasons more men are attracted to Nursing is that jobs are secure and pay between …

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Children’s Hospital & Medical Center

If caring for children touches your heart and your soul, you share our passion. That’s why you belong at Children’s Hospital & Medical Center in Omaha, NE, the best place for kids. We are a premier provider of pediatric care with the feel of a family, where teamwork, camaraderie, friendly …

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How RNs Can Practice Patient Advocate Nursing

Written by Brian Engard Registered nurses are the most frequent point of contact with patients in healthcare. They “provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members,” according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. They …

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A TED Talk Tribute To Nurses [VIDEO]

This heartwarming Ted Talk is a glimpse into a 5-year journey of over 100 interviews with Nurses across America. Carolyn Jones discusses big health issues like aging, war, poverty, and prisons. She also gains insight from these interviews as to what made them become Nurses. Jones advocates for the diversity …

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What To Know Before You Become A Correctional Nurse

Have you ever considered your profession in a prison? Have you wondered what it’s like to be a Nurse in a prison? Perhaps you didn’t realize that prisons employ Nurses. It’s a necessity for the prisoners as they are patients with medical conditions that have been neglected for years. If …

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Important Questions Regarding Your Diversity, Inclusion and Cultural Proficiency

Cultural Diversity The emergence of cultural diversity in today’s society has impacted the inner-framework of the healthcare sector. By the year 2043, studies predict that the current ethnic and racial minority group populations will become the new majority. Diversity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence are topics that carry weight and emphasis …

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How do I obtain leadership experience?

Angela Adjetey-Appiah, MSN, MPH, MA, RN, FAACM Director of Oncology Services Exeter Hospital Special Author for Diversitynursing.com  Question: How do I obtain leadership experience?  -Marilyn W. Answer:  Dear Marilyn, Congratulations on your DNP. Leadership experience can be obtained through your internships, daily role at work or through volunteering. Your work …

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