Take Action To Reduce Holiday Stress In & Around The OR

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 10:14:50 AM America/New_York

The first thing to do is realize that stress and anxiety are completely normal around the holidays,” explains Florida Hospital licensed mental health counselor Catherine Nesov. There is pressure in our culture to be happy, joyful and thankful, but the holidays can also remind us of elements that are missing in our lives. For healthcare professionals, “Mindfulness is awareness,” Nesov says.  “Check in with your own emotions and set reasonable expectations,” she advises. Read on...

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American Trends in Perioperative Nursing

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 9:24:24 AM America/New_York

Chinese Nursing AssociationLast week, our distributors attended The 20th National Operating Room Nursing Academic Conference for the Chinese Nursing Association in Chongqing City.  Marisa F. Merlino from AORN, spoke on The Trends in American ORs: Preventing the Perioperative Pressure Ulcer. This made our booth very busy, indeed.

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A License to Care

Monday, June 1, 2015 10:33:49 AM America/New_York

On May 6th, the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA) revealed a new license plate. The proceeds from the sale of the plates will be directed to the Ohio Nurses Foundation. This charity funds scholarships, research and education given to the members of the ONA. Read more...

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Are Nurses More Prone to Sickness and Weight Gain?

Saturday, January 11, 2014 2:15:33 PM America/New_York

With a surplus of patients heading to hospitals for treatment, nurses have long hours and a heavy work load to look forward to each night. However, with the building stresses from work is it possible that the job may be physically taxing on their health? 

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