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5 places to look before your next nursing exam

William Woods Undergraduate

Exams can always be a challenge, especially in the rigorous field of nursing. These apps and sites provide supplementary assistance to nurses at any point of your educational and professional careers. Whether you are studying for your next exam or just looking for a quick refresher on ways to expand your knowledge, these are wonderful […]

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February 27th, 2019

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Nursing Career Spotlight: Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs)

William Woods Undergraduate

Statistics from RAINN (the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) report that an American is sexually assaulted every 98 seconds. Every 11 minutes, that victim is a child. Despite these alarmingly high rates, hospitals nationwide have a shortage of nurses with the credentials to provide optimal care for sexual assault victims. Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners […]

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February 8th, 2019

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RN to BSN: Now more than Ever

William Woods Undergraduate

Early career nurses considering the move from RN to BSN can find solid professional reasons for continuing their education, and often get employer financing to help pay for the degree. Here are some reasons for pursuing a bachelor of science in nursing degree: Increase Job Security As far back as 2010, the Institute of Medicine’s […]

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October 8th, 2018

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Nursing: Front line medical error prevention

William Woods Undergraduate

Based on data from a 2013 NIH report, it is estimated that 440,000 deaths result from medical errors every year. Although not all medical errors result in death, another NIH study showed that 19.1% of medical errors are medication administration errors. Nurses, doctors and pharmacists continue to seek ways to reduce these errors — as […]

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September 28th, 2018

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