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Nurses’ Self-Care as Part of an Organizational Vision for Patient Safety

The Joint Commission has been advocating for assertiveness training for nurses since the turn of the century when speaking up about concerns and psychological safety became spotlight issues for patient safety.   What ‘we’ didn’t do, IMHO is ensure that training, … Continue reading

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Promoting Nursing Careers with a ‘Let’s Get Real First’ Infographic!

Now mind you, I’m not an advocate for ‘cheap’ nursing education, but I am an advocate for raising awareness about the truth about nursing.  This infographic is a great visual about the physical and emotional toll that working as a … Continue reading

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Nursing-One of the Most Dangerous Jobs-Please Listen/Read/Share NPR Series!

“Every day you call and say, ‘We don’t have anybody to help us,’ ” And again it would be the same thing.  Every single day being jerked around and by the end of the day nobody ever came to help … Continue reading

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