Author Archives: Guestblogger

Homelessness: A 3-Part Series on Facing Deeper Questions about this Complex & Global Issue-Introduction

By Lori Austin, LCSW Recently I decided to raise money for a charity I have passion for, Back on My Feet.  This organization utilizes my favorite sport of running to motivate members who struggle with homelessness to motivate  themselves to … Continue reading

Posted in Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Democracy NOW, Diversity, Heroines & Heros, In the News, Nurse Leadership, Patient Advocacy | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Infertility Choice – Egg Donation

By Heidi Hayes If you’re struggling to get pregnant, you may have already tried fertility treatments like IUI and IVF without success. You might feel devastated, thinking your chance to conceive a child is over. Thankfully, there is still an … Continue reading

Posted in Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Diversity | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

How to Balance Night Shift Nursing with a Family

By Aaron Alstrom Hospital jobs are generally some of the most lucrative and prevalent jobs available for nurses. Unfortunately, these positions tend to come with less appealing side-effects like grueling 12-hour shifts and night, weekend, and holiday requirements. This can be … Continue reading

Posted in Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Healthy Workplaces, Nurse Entreprenuers, Nurse Leadership, Patient Safety, Teambuilding, Workplace Bullying | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment