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could give any future medical student advice about the ER, my three most
important words would be: Vicks Vapor Rub. When I first entered the ER, I was
prepared to be jaded, but I was not prepared for the smells: abscesses, STDs,
rotten teeth, body odor, mildewed t-shirts, alcoholics, chain smokers,
drug-addicts, and diarrhea diapers, to ...
Last week, NP & PA Student blogger Terry Clarke shared his concerns over the status of nursing. ''I am currently in a class called ‘Societal Forces' as a precursor to my first semester of advanced assessment in the Adult/Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner track. The teachers are passionate and well informed. The speakers are excellent, but ...
I am currently in a
class called ''Societal Forces'' as a precursor to my first semester of
advanced assessment in the Adult/Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner track.
The teachers are passionate and well informed. The speakers are excellent, but
the subject matter...The subject matter is frankly depressing. The class theme
seems to ...
Over the past month I have had some very challenging
patients. I will often question, why and how did someone end up here at the
correctional facility? I believe it is better I do not know. Actually, it is
none of my business; it keeps the care unbiased and pure and it does not impact
how I treat them. If one of the inmates upsets the ...
My contact with pain patients was extensive during my
residency in Aurora, North Carolina, a coastal town of about 400, with a
patient population compromising of retirees, commercial fisherman and
above-ground miners from a phosphate mine. I knew from that experience that
even if I never found a job as an NP, I would not choose to do pain ...
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we posted the article ''Organizing and Investing to Expand Primary Care
Availability with Nurse Practitioners'' by Peter J. Levin and Rick Bateman from Journal of Community Health to our ...
Most employers will ask you to submit to a background check. No news there. Criminal backgrounds checks prior to employment are expected and come as no surprise to clinicians. What may surprise you is the increasing addition of ''Internet'' or ''social media'' background checks. What does that mean? It means that a potential employer could be ...
Here at the DNP Answers blog we take your questions about the DNP and
answer them as best we can. This post is written by blogger Scott
Governo, NP, who earned his DNP degree in 2011.
DNPs who went straight through school from BSN be ready for practice?
is a thought-provoking question and makes me think back to ...
In a previous post I wrote about my
nervousness about precepting a graduate nurse. Even though I am adjunct faculty
for a local college, and enjoy the experience immensely, I questioned whether I
could offer her a satisfying experience. Could I provide a one-on-one personal relationship
where she had my undivided attention? Could I fill the ...