Tag: nursing

The Best Scrubs Looks for Your Body Shape

The Best Scrubs Looks for Your Body Shape

March 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Hubert Givenchy said it well, “The dress must follow the body of a woman, not the body following the shape of the dress.” When you get to know your body shape, and most of us tend to focus on those areas we are not happy with, you become more confident in the process and start focusing on what makes you unique getting to know every inch and curve.

The Nursing Code

The Nursing Code

February 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Being in the hospital is never fun, but it can be made better by knowing how to interact with your nurse. Check out the following infographic to earn about the nursing code and what to expect from your nurse and how to help them help you.

Uniform Advantage Color Psychology Guide for Nursing Uniforms

Uniform Advantage Color Psychology Guide for Nursing Uniforms

January 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

How do your patients view you when you wear a particular color scrub uniform? Approachable, caring, friendly or standoffish and inattentive? When you enter their room with a colorful scrub or one with prints, you see and feel the effects of the scrub colors on you and your immediate environment. It can lift their spirits and they are more open and comfortable with you versus dark colors that are cold and cause them to change their attitudes toward you negatively.

The Dark Side of Nursing

The Dark Side of Nursing

December 10, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Nurses have one of the most dangerous jobs around. From assaults to verbal abuse, nurses need to be constantly on guard. Top RN to BSN has created an infographic entitled “The Dark Side of Nursing”, detailing just how dangerous being a nurse can be, along with how nurses can protect themselves.

Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act

Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act

October 17, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic provides a snapshot of what has happened in the years since the Affordable Care Act was conceptualized and enacted, in addition to showing how nurse practitioners are contributing to primary care.

The Voice of British Nursing

The Voice of British Nursing

September 19, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Choosing a career in healthcare often stems from the desire to care for people. Statistics from the Unison survey titled “Patient and Nursing Care at Breaking Point” suggest that those employed within what is often coined as the ‘Caring’ profession, are struggling to find the time to provide the decent patient care that attracted them to the vocation in the first place. The implications of this are far reaching, with worries regarding medical negligence at the forefront of many health care professionals’ minds.

The Anatomy of a Nursing Student

The Anatomy of a Nursing Student

August 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Starting nursing school tends to morph the average person into a new species. What do nursing students look like? This infographic takes a light-hearted look at what it’s like to be a nursing student.

Why Get Your Masters in Nursing?

Why Get Your Masters in Nursing?

July 23, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

It’s no secret that the nursing profession is one of the most demanding fields in healthcare today. This infographic explores a few career paths available to nursing professionals as a result of continued education. Additionally, the piece highlights job outlook, economical benefits, personal satisfaction and other key facts and figures related to these specializations.

Nurse Practitioner or Doctor of Nursing Practice?

Nurse Practitioner or Doctor of Nursing Practice?

June 28, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic compares the differences between a nurse practitioner and a doctor of nursing practice by taking a look at what a typical day’s tasks look like, average salary, job description, and more. This infographic serves for any prospective nurse or for those who are already nurses looking to advance their education.

Nurses: How Do They Do It?

Nurses: How Do They Do It?

February 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

How do nurses juggle work, school, family and any other obstacles they might be confronted with? This infographic presented by BestNursingMasters takes a deeper look at how nurses create a work-life balance and still find their job to be satisfying.

History of Nursing

History of Nursing

January 11, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Loyola’s School of Nursing has always remained at the forefront of nursing education, and is constantly striving to stay current with the latest medical innovations and techniques. But where did nursing itself begin? Discover nursing’s history in this infographic simply entitled “History of Nursing.”

Nursing Home Care vs. Home Health Care

Nursing Home Care vs. Home Health Care

November 12, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Home health care and nursing homes offer some important differences. One of the biggest decisions you will ever make for an elderly loved one in your life is deciding whether to hire a home support worker or put your loved one in a nursing home. This is never an easy decision, but with a bit of thought and consideration, you can better understand your options and be sure you make the right choice.

Colorado Salary Statistics in Nursing Career

Colorado Salary Statistics in Nursing Career

November 2, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Colorado is a beautiful state which is known for its rich cultural heritage and historical landmarks. It also has a nice reputation for the health standard of its populace. It is considered an ideal place to settle into a nursing career as there is a great demand for professional nurses. AfordableNursingSchools.com brings us the latest statistics which will show you the different remuneration packages for registered nurses in Colorado State.

An Average Day in the Life of Nursing

An Average Day in the Life of Nursing

September 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Nurses, what would we do without them? They are the ones that work the long hours, and spend most of the time with patients. They comfort us when we are afraid, and help many people through tough illnesses. This infographic presented by Jacksonville University School of Nursing highlights the average day for a nurse and what all they do for us. Check it out below to learn more