Nursing Workforce in a Post-Disaster Setting

Determinants and supporting factors for rebuilding nursing workforce in a post-disaster setting. The workforce shortage is one of the major issues associated with the recovery of Minamisoma City in Fukushima Prefecture, after the Great East Japan Earthquake and the subsequent accidents at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plants in March 2011. While the radiation risks [...]

By |December 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

State Nursing Requirements

NURSING CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS BY STATE *Last Updated - 11/7/2019 State CE Requirements for RNs CE Requirements for LPNs Special Requirements and Notes State Governing Agency Alabama 24 contact hours every 2 years for RNs. 12 contact hours allowed through independent study. 24 contact hours every 2 years for LPNs. 12 contact hours allowed through [...]

By |November 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What are LPN/LVN Continuing Education Units?

What are LPN/LVN Continuing Education Units? But first, what is the difference between an LPN and an LVN? Passing the NCLEX-PN is required for licensure of both LPNs and LVNs. The biggest difference between a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) and a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is actually the name. The term LVN is used in [...]

By |November 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oncology Nurses: Personality Traits and Burnout

Relationship between personality traits and burnout in oncology nurses. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJBTcuRPgf4 Nurses burnout is a serious problem which can affect their health, the quality of patient care, and health institutions. Personality traits affect level of nurse burnout, and burnout characteristics vary depending on nurses' personality traits. The present study assessed burnout levels in order [...]

By |November 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nurses Job Engagement

The voice of nurses as a means to promote job engagement. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwYUxAfyFeI The objective of this study was to establish the factors that induce nursing professionals to present engagement with their work environment. Qualitative study, using the communicative methodology, with nursing professionals from public and private centers. The statements were collected through communicative stories and [...]

By |October 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nursing Ethics

Nursing Ethics A latent profile analysis of nurses' moral sensitivity. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8PZNl6vix8Q The three-dimensional model of nurses' moral sensitivity has typically been studied using a variable-centered rather than a person-centered approach, preventing a more complete understanding of how these forms of moral sensitivity are expressed as a whole. Latent profile analysis is a person-centered approach that classifies [...]

By |October 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Changes in Younger Women After Breast Cancer Treatment

Physical activity and cognitive changes in younger women after breast cancer treatment. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lB4OdJrVTeo Studies indicate women aged 25-49 years previously treated for cancer report cognitive alterations. Good evidence indicates physical activity can be beneficial after cancer and might additionally benefit cognitive function. This short report presents data from a sub-study of the Younger Women's Wellness after [...]

By |October 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

In-Patient Ischemic Stroke Recognition and Management

Effectiveness of an Interdisciplinary, Nurse Driven In-Hospital Code Stroke Protocol on In-Patient Ischemic Stroke Recognition and Management. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RL5xE02h2b4 In-hospital strokes account for up to nearly 1 in 5 strokes. Clinical outcomes, such as length of stay, disability, and mortality are worse for in-hospital strokes than for those that occur in the community. For a variety [...]

By |October 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is Energy Healing?

What is Energy Healing? What is energy Healing in America? Energy Healing is a therapeutic act of restoring balance and harmony to the body, mind, and spirit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tx0lW470B8k Energy Healing is the act of restoring balance and harmony to the body, mind and spirit of the client. It is a therapeutic approach which is [...]

By |September 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food Safety Manager Certification

What is a Food Safety Manager? Food Safety Manager Certification A food safety manager ensures that all food in a given establishment is safe. He or she develops and oversees policies and procedures that are related to food safety. He or she completes audits, as well as create and lead training programs. Food Safety Managers [...]

By |September 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments