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Entry into nursing can be done at several levels. Choosing the right level will depend on your location, expectations, previous education experience and cost of the program. Learn more about examples of the available nursing degrees.
In healthcare, there is a need to have effective leaders, a trusting environment with a valuable team, critical thinking, and quality patient and family centered care. Studies have shown that there is a correlation between emotional intelligence and positive patient outcomes.
An advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) is an experienced RN with additional training in a nursing specialty that provides knowledge and skills to operate in an expanded role. Learn about their specialty areas and the barriers APRNs have to overcome.
The occurrence and severity of natural disasters is increasing across the globe. Public health nurses who understand the population-based nature of a disaster response and possess the knowledge and skills to respond in a timely and appropriate manner to any type of disaster are a vital.
Accurate 12 lead electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation is an essential diagnostic tool when caring for the patient with clinical symptoms of a suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Accurate interpretation of the 12 lead ECG can save your patients life.