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Moving Forward After Loss
January 26, 2017 9:34 AM by Diane Goodman
Nurses deal with sorrow and loss on a frequent basis, so much so that it becomes an occupational hazard for some specialties. Yet we never quite get used to the feeling. Whether professionally or personally, grief can feel staggeringly overwhelming. It Read More...
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The Blame Game: No One Wins This Fight
September 23, 2016 2:45 PM by Diane Goodman
Sheri * had awakened late; she knew it was going to be one of those Monday mornings even before the phone alarm failed to wake her. Her hair needed more than the toss of dry shampoo she gave it as she started a quick shower, and she fumbled with liquid Read More...
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Boundaries of Care
June 10, 2016 12:18 PM by Diane Goodman
As new nurses, we manage our careers carefully, knowing we might get attached to patients and families easily. Policy and procedure manuals warn us about boundaries. We know not to spend time with patients or families other than in our professional status. Read More...
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Charmed, I'm Sure
May 22, 2016 9:31 AM by Diane Goodman
We live in one of the more volatile times for nursing, whether it is through aggressive political discussions, or the rising violence in cities across the country. Each day brings additional concerns, whether it is the latest statistics on the spread Read More...
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Fueled by Coffee
January 21, 2016 12:35 PM by Diane Goodman
Anyone who knows me has seen me working at some point fueled by cups of strong coffee. Apparently, I am not alone. It appears that recent research on the consumption of coffee beverages demonstrates the #1 and #2 spots are held by nurses and doctors, Read More...
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    Diane M. Goodman, APRN, BC, CCRN, CNRN
    Occupation: Clinical Educator
    Setting: Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, Ill

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