What is a Hospital Staffing Model?
Research has shown that a nurse’s schedule can directly impact patient care and health. A nurse who is stressed because of low staff levels and overworked due to poor scheduling makes more errors and can become burnt out (Heiser, 2016). With so much at stake, it can be difficult for hospitals and nurse managers to create a suitable schedule based on the needs of the patients. Read more
7 Reasons You Should Be A Nurse In Massachusetts
Massachusetts is known for its colonial history, the birthplace of the American Revolution, and thick Boston accents. What you may not know about the Eastern state is that it’s a great place for nurses. In the United States, Massachusetts is tenth in employment numbers with about 79,500 nurses, however, they are ranked third in the country for salary!
While we could go on and on about the why Per Diem is simply the bee’s knees, Carla pretty much nails it:
What is Per Diem Nursing
Per Diem strictly means ‘by the day’. In the world of finding ‘per diem’ jobs, means that you are working ‘day by day’ or ‘by the day’. Specific to nursing, this means that nurses are able to pick up individual shifts on a daily basis. Read more
Although there are probably hundreds of different ways for nurses to make more money, we selected our top 7 favorites for you. The majority of these ways to make more money are an augmentation or extension of your full-time job. They range from continuing an education (specializing your nursing expertise) to even starting your own business.
Burnout in nursing is no joke.
You became a nurse because you wanted to take care of people, make them better, and help them return to normal life. You are on your feet for 8-12 hours a day and there is never enough time (our resources for that matter) to take care of your patients the way you would like to take care of them. Over time you forget why you became a nurse. Read more
Time Management Nursing – Top 10 Time Management Tips
Our days are hectic. They are not easy and most of the time you’re feeling overwhelmed and frustrated. Which only enforces the necessity to be organized and find tools and tricks for better time management nursing. Our days look a little like this:
5 Nursing Tips for New Nurses
A nursing tip? You will laugh and you will cry. You will also realize you are the first line of defense for providing the best possible care for your patients. Most of the time patients will base their opinion of the hospital and their care on their experience with you.
Find Nursing Jobs Easily With These 5 Tips
There are a lot of different tools and tactics to help you find nursing jobs, but that doesn’t mean it’s ever been an easy feat. That’s why we here at connectRN has put together a list of tips to get you on your way!