A Guide For Finding Cheap Nurse Uniforms

Few professions are as messy and damaging to clothing as the nursing profession; this is why it is so important that people who work in this field know where to find cheap nurse uniforms. Believe it or not, that task is as easy as turning on your laptop or desktop. If you have access to the Internet, you can find… [continue reading]

Become A Nurse Practitioner Or Just An RN?

A big question that many recent graduates of nursing school have is this: Should you continue your education and become a nurse practitioner? One can understand why this would be the case. After all, you’ve been in “school mode” for a while already. Then you may have some of your fellow classmates deciding to continue their education. All this in… [continue reading]

What Is A Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC)?

Legal nurse consultants (LNCs) are registered nurses who offer medical consulting to legal professionals. Think of LNC’s as the bridge between legal professionals and health care. You would usually find nurses in a hospital, rather than a courtroom. And while these two are different fields, they often times mix in a court of law. What An LNC Does LNC’s don’t… [continue reading]

Choosing The Right Nursing School

Once you have made the decision to become a nurse you need to be certain that the nursing school you choose will provide you with all the skills and training necessary to become an effective nurse. A simple online search will provide you with numerous options of both local and online nursing schools.¬†While there are many things you should keep… [continue reading]

Nursing Uniforms, A Brief History

In the early years, well before the nineteenth century, nursing was primarily done by females in their households and by nuns as a part of their religious callings; as such, there was really no reason for standard nurse uniforms. As time progressed, the treatment of illnesses and injuries became more formal, and this new style of medicine necessitated the need… [continue reading]

Benefits Of A 12 Hour Shift For RN’s

Before becoming a registered nurse, many nursing students are apprehensive about the rigors of a 12 hour workday. Many in America are accustomed to working a regular Mon-Fri 9 to 5 schedule. There are pros and cons to working 12 hour shifts, but the good outweighs the bad. Let me give you a few reasons why. 3 Days vs 5… [continue reading]

Pros And Cons Of Being A Nurse

The nursing profession is an extremely rewarding field to go in to. But just like with any other profession, there are pros and cons to being a registered nurse too. Here are some of the positive and negative aspects of the RN profession. First, here are the pros to being an RN. Income (Pro) Registered nurses earn a high wage… [continue reading]