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  • Mean Nurses, Where are Your Manners?

    Every day in our nursing career we meet a lot of diverse types of people. But handling different types of nurses at work can be a dismaying task. It can be very challenging working with lazy, difficult coworkers who don't pull their weight. If you have been in this profession for any length of time (22 years for me), you know who I am talking ...
  • Spiritual Thinking

    A spiritual writer once said that God is paradox. In healthcare, spirituality is the response to the demands made by multiple points of view. This is especially true when these points of view conflict. When faced with a point of view different than our own, fear is a natural reaction. Since fear cannot deal with complexity, our fearful reaction ...
    Posted to Spirituality in Nursing (Weblog) on October 13, 2016
  • Attend Our Upcoming CE Live Presentation -- 3Ds: Dementia, Delirium and Depression

    The diagnoses for dementia, delirium and depression often overlay and it is a challenge to differentiate since presentation may not be clear. Effective treatment is dependent on early diagnosis.  After attending our Aug. 14 webinar, attendees will be able to: * describe the symptoms of dementia, delirium and depression * discuss the ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on June 27, 2012
  • Assisted Suicide: What If It Were Me?

    I recently edited a compelling article on physician-assisted suicide (PAS) written by Lisa Siminski, BSN, RN, CHPN, staff nurse, St. Luke's Hospice House, Bethlehem, PA.   In her report on PAS, Siminski points out straight away that the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Nurses ''clearly specifies that nurses ...
    Posted to ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses (Weblog) on June 23, 2010