Most healthcare professionals absolutely love their jobs. But, it’s no secret that their careers can be taxing at times. Add job searching on top of that, and work becomes even more overwhelming. It’s important to find ways to diffuse stress and efficiently carry out their job duties and job search process. If you’re beginning to feel burned out, there are several strategies you can use to take the edge off the tension. We have nine tips to help healthcare workers reduce stress while job searching.
April is Occupational Therapist Month. During this month, we celebrate the many ways in which occupational therapists help change the lives of their patients every day. We continue to share information gained, learn about successful treatments, and help build a strong and supportive professional community.
Let’s face it, trying to figure out if a per diem nursing job offer is right for you can be confusing.
March is National Nutrition Month. Now is a perfect time to evaluate your diet and determine if changes should be made. As a hospital worker, eating healthy foods all the time is a challenge. From long shifts to busy workloads, it’s common to have difficulty ensuring you have healthy foods on hand. However, there are many things you can do to eat better and have a healthier and happier lifestyle.
Eating disorders effect people of all ages, genders, backgrounds and ethnicities. Unfortunately, eating disorders, which are the result of irregular or disturbed eating behaviors, are surprisingly common. Without treatment, eating disorders can lead to severe health issues and can even lead to the death of an individual. However, with proper treatment and early detection, patients who suffer from such disorders can have remarkable recoveries.
While it may be hard to believe 2019 is coming to an end, it’s time to start putting together our list of New Year's resolutions. The end of the year is the perfect time to not only reflect on all your personal and professional accomplishments but to set new intentions for the future. As nurses, these goals or resolutions may include professional development, volunteering, networking, etc. As the backbone of the healthcare industry, it's critical for nurses to take time and reflect on how they can improve treatment for their patients and the overall quality of care provided by their facilities.
One of the best aspects of working in the healthcare field is that there is continuously a demand for healthcare workers. As a registered nurse, you likely already know that your skill-set is very much in-demand. However, we thought that you might also be interested in learning about the other most in-demand healthcare jobs in 2019 as well.
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The holidays are quickly approaching, bringing with them one of the busiest times of the year for emergency rooms. Working as an ER nurse during the holidays can be difficult, but with the right tools and mindset, you can get through the next few weeks just like any other time of the year. Below are a few great pieces of advice to help nurses stay sane in the ER over the holidays.