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Ethics in Action: Considering Provision 7 in the ANA’s Nursing Code of Ethics

The demands of today’s fast-changing health care environment can pose challenges to nurses, who are called upon daily to make critical decisions that affect patient care.

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Ethics in Action: Considering Provision 3 in the Nursing Code of Ethics

Nurses today face a gauntlet of ethical dilemmas that are as complex as they are vexing. Advocating for your patient, for example, seems straightforward, but the right course of action isn’t always clear-cut.

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Best Study Tips for Nurses

It’s not always easy to juggle a demanding job with coursework. In order to make this hectic lifestyle more manageable, nurses need to learn good study habits.

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Tips for Surviving the Night Shift

It’s Sunday at noon and the rest of the family is raring to go. But one member, Mom, who works the night shift as a nurse at a nearby hospital, is noticeably dragging. Despite the fact that she had the night before to catch some sleep, she looks anything but rested.

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10 Tips to Network Your Way to a Great Nursing Job Using LinkedIn

LinkedIn is the top social media platform recruiters use to search for, contact, and vet candidates. Of the 78 percent of recruiters who have hired through social media, 95 percent used LinkedIn to check candidates’ professional experience, specific skills, and tenure.

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How Nurses are Affected by the Health Care Reform Law

The Affordable Care Act may well usher in one of the most exciting eras of nursing in the United States in a generation.

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Touching Lives Through Medical Missions

From shanty communities in the Dominican Republic to impoverished towns in Kenya, volunteer nurses are participating in medical missions by providing much-needed care and health care education to some of the world’s most vulnerable populations.

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Nurse, Treat Thyself: The Importance of Work-life Balance

If you can’t get into the swing of work-life balance - even when your employer encourages personal days and down time - you aren’t alone.

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Ethics in Action: Considering Provision 1 in the ANA’s Nursing Code of Ethics

Nurses today may find themselves in myriad situations with difficult choices to make.

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History of Nursing [INFOGRAPHIC]

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 we begin? Discover the illustrious history of Loyola’s School of Nursing.

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