February 20, 2019

The Challenges

Judging by all the stories about desperately understaffed hospitals, anyone would think there aren’t enough nurses.

It’s true the average American hospital falls short of the nursing staff it needs by at least 10 percent. Many facilities offer signing bonu...

“Norma, it's 4:30,” I call out to the nursing assistant assigned to monitor the vital signs of my patients. “I'm going to take Mr. Smith's temperature.” Amidst the day's whirl of activity, I'd forgotten to review the previous temperature readings but figured Norma woul...

March 18, 2016

It's too easy to make some big mistakes when trying to represent yourself through a résumé. Career-advice expert for Top Resume, Amanda Augustine, points out some of the worst offenses.


People don’t leave jobs, they leave managers.


A new report out Thursday from market research firm Gallup finds there’s still plenty of truth in that old cliché. The survey of 7,200 adults found that about half had left a job at some point “to get away from their manage...

Research finds walking benefits productivity.


We didn’t just make an educated guess that walking would lead to better productivity. Instead, we did our homework and looked into research about the benefits of exercise in the workplace.

A study by the Foundation for Chron...

June 8, 2015

Caregiver stress: Tips for taking care of yourself

Caring for a loved one strains even the most resilient people. If you're a caregiver, take steps to preserve your own health and well-being.


As the population ages, more caregiving is being provided by people who aren't...

April 4, 2015


HIPAA rule prohibits mental health treatment providers from releasing threatening information to potential victims or to law enforcement. Is it time to revisit this rule? Read More

February 26, 2015

A sauna may do more than just make you sweat. A new study suggests men who engaged in frequent sauna use had reduced risks of fatal cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality, according to a new article. Read full details: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/0...

February 3, 2015

American Heart Month 2015: Avoid Silent Heart Attacks By Practicing Prevention Now, While You're Still Young. Click here for more: http://www.medicaldaily.com/american-heart-month-2015-avoid-silent-heart-attacks-practicing-prevention-now-while-320290

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