Follow Us On Facebook


Home Journal of Nursing Publish Search Advertise With Us

Bookmark the RN Journal in your Favorites File for easy reference!



The Forgotten Arm of Care

Hilda Pritchard Ming PhD Director Nursing Staff Development Division University Hospital of the West Indies Jamaica

gillian942002@yahoo.com

This article addresses the need for building a healthy work environment amidst the great emphasis on staffing to enhance care . Cont'd

Anesthesia Awareness for Perioperative Nurses

Joan Boczany

jboczany52@hotmail.com

Anesthesia awareness definition is an unexpected recall of events while under general anesthesia. The majority of the authors place the rate of anesthesia awareness to one patient out of every one thousand patients that experience some form of anesthesia awareness, however the exact mechanism of the pharmacological action of anesthetic is not clearly understood. Cont'd

When Doing The Right Thing Leads to the Wrong Results

Tracy Nelson-Bungert, RN, MSN

tracybungert@comcast.net

Reprimanding nurses for medication errors contibutes to a culture of evasion and silence and does not address the reason behind the mistake. Cont'd

Views of a New Graduate Nurse: The Value of Mentorship

Barbara Robinson

mbbbrobinson@yahoo.com

A brief overview of one nurse's struggles as a new graduate nurse and the importance of improving the working environment for new nurse graduates. Cont'd

Phlebotomy Basics For Nurses

Mary H. Nielson, DNP, APRN-BC

nielsonm@att.net

The processes of phlebotomy are pivotal for patient care. Nurses may have to perform phlebotomy for their patient in various health care settings. Understanding the procedures, processes and reasons behind phlebotomy is the key to ensuring patient safety and positive patient outcomes. Cont'd

© 2000-2015 RNJournal.com // Times Publishing, LLC
Use of this website constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service Information, articles, Press Releases, videos, and links are published as a convenience to our visitors. Articles are to be used only as a reference aid. They are not intended to be used as a substitute for the exercise of professional judgment. Any questions or comments about the article should be directed to the author. We take no responsibility and give no guarantees, warranties or representations, implied or otherwise, for the content or accuracy.
Palm Tree Creative