What are your day-to-day tasks? You’ve got basic patient care, making sure they are washed, their nutritional needs are met and that they are hydrated. You check the patient’s observations – this includes their blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, temperature and some people may need their blood sugar checked. […]

At NYU Meyers, the first-year students who were accepted came despite the pandemic, Clarke said. “There’s been some wonderful positive attention on frontline nurses and physicians,” he said. Additionally, many individuals have been displaced from jobs in other industries, he said. Historically, health care has been a stable field. But […]

In a heartwarming act of gratitude, tennis superstar Roger Federer has thanked an Australian healthcare worker in a surprise Zoom call. Melbourne-based critical care nurse Helen Richards has been combating the Victorian coronavirus outbreak at Monash Health Hospital. Richards was preparing for a work-related teleconference this week when the Swiss […]

The need for nurses is projected to grow in upcoming years, even after the surge in demand caused by the coronavirus pandemic.  It could be a wise decision for aspiring nurses to highlight and refine certain skills to ensure they can successfully land the positions they want.  Business Insider spoke […]

Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image captionSue Snelson said she was determined she was going to return to nursing A nurse who battled coronavirus on the intensive care ward she managed for 20 years has returned to the front line four months after having the disease. Sue Snelson, a critical care […]