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I.V. Push Administration Standardization

According to the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), as noted in the My American Nurse Journal by Catherine Spader, RN, some nurses still use unsafe or outdated intravenous push administration practices (American Nurse Journal, 2020, p. 25),[1] despite guidelines being easy to access.  An example given is using commercially pre-packaged 0.9% normal saline syringes…

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Correctional Nurse Expert 6560

Expert 6560 is a master’s prepared registered nurse with 22 years of experience in emergency, trauma, administration, and correctional nursing. Our expert lives and works in California but available nationwide.

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School Nurse Expert 5043

Expert 5043 is a school nurse with experience working in the public school system caring for medically fragile children with acute and chronic conditions from 2012 to 2018. She is an award-winning registered nurse who is licensed in California and Arizona.

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Family Nurse Practitioner Expert 3602

Expert 3602 is a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner with over 30 years of experience in clinical areas such as hospitals, long-term care, home health, primary care, and academia. This expert has provided testimony at deposition and trial is currently living and working in New York State.

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Tips for High-quality Hand-offs

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The transfer of care of a patient from one provider to another is commonly referred to as hand-off and is an essential part of communicating history, concerns, and tasks that need to be completed for patient safety and timely treatment.  Failure in this communication can lead to patient risk of harm and medical errors (Angelow…

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Ostomy Expert Nurse 1842

An ostomy nurse provides care and treatment for patients with digestive and urinary disorders.  This specialty falls within the specialty of wound, ostomy, and continence (WOC) nursing.  For ostomy care, nurses provide pre-operative and post-operative support, and education for patients with colostomies, ileostomies, and urostomies.  Ostomy nurses can see patients in inpatient or outpatient settings…

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Podcasts for Nurses

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Learning is a continuous journey – expanding knowledge and education is an important part of any profession but is especially important for nurses.  It is critical to the profession to continue to grow, improve and keep up with best practices and standards of care. It is also recommended that nurses look for additional ways to…

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Pediatrics Expert 7533

Expert 7533 has been a Registered Nurse since 2012; she began her career working in a Children’s Hospital as a float nurse and quickly gained experience in areas including triage, Special Care Nursery, PICU, NICU, Surgical and Hemoc/Oncology.  After this she honed her experience and settled in working in the PICU, then she spent some…

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Self-Care Support for Nurses

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Nurses experience stress daily in the job caring for others, these stresses have a direct impact on their mental health. Nurses need to engage in self-care and have access to mental health supports to do their job well. The American Nurses Foundation (2020) released the Well Being Initiative in partnership with the Emergency Nurses Association,…

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Expert 3987 Obstetric Nurse

Expert 3987 is a master’s prepared registered nurse with experience working in obstetrics and labor and delivery since 1981 who lives and works in Atlanta, GA.

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