NurseZone Newsletter - 04/11/2014

April 11, 2014
12 Ways to Stand Out in Today's Job Market  
12 Ways to Stand Out in Today's Job Market  
In an environment in which some hospitals are laying off staff, how does a nurse make an impression as the right candidate at facilities that are hiring? Consider these 12 tips, incorporating advice from industry experts, to help you stand out and get the nursing job you are seeking.

Post-op Pain Management Linked to Overall Patient Satisfaction  
Post-op Pain Management Linked to Overall Patient Satisfaction  
Patients' postoperative reports of pain strongly correlate with overall patient satisfaction during hospital stays, according to a new study from Cedars Sinai Medical Center. See what nurses can do to improve pain management.

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Spotlight on Nursing
Her Family’s Story: Nurse-Author Advocates for Patient-centered Changes  
Her Family's Story: Nurse-Author Advocates for Patient-centered Changes When Ruth Tarantine's mother was admitted to the ICU with asthma-related complications, she was confident that she could navigate her mother's health care experience without difficulty. Instead, this nursing professor with 25 years of experience--including 17 in critical care--encountered numerous system failures.

Devices & Technology
Mobile Technology Aids in Evidence-based Practice at Point of Care  
Mobile Technology Aids in Evidence-Based Practice at Point of Care One of the most effective tools to ensure that you're always using evidence-based guidelines when seeing patients might already be in your pocket: your smartphone.

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Focused Physical Examination for the Acute Care Setting
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Special Feature
Mentorship Program for Nurse Leaders Finding Success  
Mentorship Program for Nurse Leaders Finding Success Nurses have an opportunity to lead much of the change taking place in the health care system, and the California Action Coalition's mentorship program is helping develop the next generation of nurse leaders.

Recent Blog Posts - RN Talk
Why Did You Become a Nurse?  
Why Did You Become a Nurse? By E'Louise Ondash, RN, contributor

Why did you become a nurse? I'm a little embarrassed to reveal how I landed in the profession.

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