Nurses work in a sometimes stressful and physically demanding profession that requires lifting, bending and reaching. This is why nurse safety is so important. In an American Nurses Association health risk survey, about 42 percent of nurses said that their jobs involved heavy lifting and repositioning of patients. That leads to the most significant cause of injuries to nurses: back issues. The federal Occupational Safety [...]
The number of nursing jobs across the country will increase by more than 400,000 by 2026. Nowhere is that growth expected to be bigger than in Texas. The Lone Star State already employees more nurses than any other state, except for California. There were 212,230 nurses working in Texas as of May 2017, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. [...]
The Texas Medical Center is now the largest medical complex in the world with a wealth of Houston nursing jobs in the expanding medical industry.
Many nurses enter a RN to BSN program online because of its flexibility for working professionals. The following are some items for online nursing students to consider.
Nursing is a rewarding in multiple ways. Here is a list of the 6 critical skills successful registered nurses possess from HBU.