Hey guys! I was recently hired for my first RN position. This is a template of my resume… Hope this will help other new grads!

P.S. Wish me luck, I start orientation April 10th. =)

A new and growing body of multidisciplinary research shows that strategic renewal — including daytime workouts, short afternoon naps, longer sleep hours, more time away from the office and longer, more frequent vacations — boosts productivity, job performance and, of course, health.

The science of why relax to be more productive

Notorious power-napper Thomas Edison knew this, as does designer Stefan Sagmeister, master of the sabbatical

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Acute renal failure.

Chronic renal failure.

I think the psych nurses will appreciate this one…  Merry Christmas everyone!

I think the psych nurses will appreciate this one…  Merry Christmas everyone!

ABGs.

SBAR = S-ituation B-ackground A-ssessment R-ecommendation
The format often used when communicating a patient problem to the physician. Helps you stay organized and to the point.

SBAR = S-ituation B-ackground A-ssessment R-ecommendation

The format often used when communicating a patient problem to the physician. Helps you stay organized and to the point.

In stressful situations, we’ve probably all thought some of these things of ourselves or others. The key is to be aware of it; awareness is curative. Self awareness is so important. If you can understand your own feelings, thoughts, motives, etc., it’ll make you that much better at understanding others (including your patients) and it’ll help you to handle your own stress in more productive and positive ways.

In stressful situations, we’ve probably all thought some of these things of ourselves or others. The key is to be aware of it; awareness is curative. Self awareness is so important. If you can understand your own feelings, thoughts, motives, etc., it’ll make you that much better at understanding others (including your patients) and it’ll help you to handle your own stress in more productive and positive ways.

infinity-imagined:

Time lapse of epithelial cells undergoing mitosis.

Amazing. Literally what we’re made of.

This applies for dehydration, heat stroke, or any situation where fluid is lost or there’s a fluid shift… Ex. diabetic ketoacidosis.

This applies for dehydration, heat stroke, or any situation where fluid is lost or there’s a fluid shift… Ex. diabetic ketoacidosis.