Does it make a difference whether the manager is a woman or man? Would you prefer to work for a woman or a man? Today in healthcare facilities, it is possible that your supervisor or manager could be a woman or a man. At one time it was primarily a woman’s career, but today men […]

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I recently heard this someplace. As I thought about it, I began to ask whether this is true or not. Does Management build confidence? I think that this is worth exploring. I am not sure that this is always true. I think it depends on who the manager is. How Does One Become A Confident […]

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The issue of age has come to the forefront again. On our local news tonight, our state government is apparently pursing this issue. Apparently, they are looking into making it illegal in our state to have on an application either the birth date and year of the applicant and the date that one graduated from […]

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Why does one need to transition into management? Do all jobs require transitioning? Maybe or maybe not. When one graduates from a program that has prepared a person for the job, there may be a period of transitioning or adjusting. I remember when I first got my RN it seemed like I could not remember […]

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Do you ever DOUBT yourself?  Do you ever doubt what you are doing?  Do you have doubts about the choices that you make or have made?  I know I do.   When I first graduated I worked in a unit that I had been working in part time as a student.  I had functioned quite well.  […]

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The importance of the personal touch by nurses is probably as important as what is done for the patient medically. Sound crazy? Let’s look at this and then decide. What Does The Personal Touch Mean Or Consist Of? The personal touch means the little extras. Sometimes, we learn little details about others and when we […]

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This is a question that hospital managers need to figure out. If they can figure out the answer to why are nurses leaving, they could probably come up with possible solutions to this problem. Who Is Leaving? One of the first things that management probably should do is look at statistically which nurses are leaving. […]

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Today is Veterans Day and a good day to explore options for the men and women that have given so much to all of us. Both men and women have given their all for us and for our country. Once they leave the military it is up to us to offer them what they need. […]

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Nursing is not as secure a position it once was. Healthcare workers and Nurses need to be aware of this. Healthcare workers need to be aware of their future and think about future possibilities. Reasons That Make This Necessary When I first thought about becoming a nurse, people would say that at least I will […]

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Most of us have probably heard that we are just a number and can be replaced at a given moment. Even healthcare workers? I have to disagree. Healthcare workers are not numbers or data. Healthcare workers provide valuable services to patients and their families. How This Idea Develop? Years ago healthcare facilities were not considered […]

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