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Coagulation Explained: The Ins and Outs of Coagulation Testing and Interpretation

Coagulation is a critical process in the body, and when it goes awry, it can cause serious health problems. These tests help to assess the clotting ability of blood. This blog post will discuss coagulation testing and interpretation so that nurses can better understand this important aspect of patient care. We’ll cover the different types …

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Discharging Patients from the ICU: Nursing Tips to Discharge Patients Safely

It’s a moment of great relief for families when their loved ones are discharged from the ICU. However, nurses need to be prepared for the discharge process in order to ensure a successful transition for patients and their families. You may be asking yourself, “why do I need to know how to discharge patient’s from …

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Caring for Death and Dying in Nursing: How to Provide Quality End-of-Life Care

Death and dying in nursing is something that all nurses will encounter at some point during their career. It is important to be prepared for this difficult task, and to know how to provide quality end-of-life care for your patients. We will discuss the basics of caring for death and dying in nursing. We will …

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Multidisciplinary Rounds in the ICU: How to Be Prepared

Multidisciplinary Rounds in the ICU are an important part of patient care. They provide an opportunity for all members of the health care team to come together and discuss each patient’s case. This can help ensure that everyone is on the same page and that no important details are missed. We will discuss what Multidisciplinary …

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Understanding the History and Physical of Admitted Patients: What You Need to Know

It is important to read and understand the history and physical when you are caring for your intensive care patient. This document is used by you and the providers to track the patient’s health and diagnose any potential problems. When you are reviewing your patient’s chart before the shift, this is an important document to …

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An Introduction to the Healthcare Team: Who They Are and What They Do

The healthcare team is made up of a variety of different professionals who work together to provide care for patients. You may think that it is just the doctor and nurses, but there is so much more than that! The healthcare team coordinates its efforts to make sure that each patient receives the treatments they …

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Intensive Care Head to Toe Assessment: A Comprehensive Checklist

When a patient is admitted to the intensive care unit, it is vital that a comprehensive assessment is conducted in order to determine the best course of treatment. This head-to-toe assessment should include an evaluation of all body systems, as well as any acute issues or concerns that may be present. We will discuss the …

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10 Nursing Bedside Report Tips for a Streamlined Shift

Nurses play a critical role in the healthcare system. One of the most important aspects of their job is bedside report. This process allows nurses to share information about patients with each other, so that everyone is up-to-date on their care. We will discuss 10 tips for streamlined bedside reports. These tips will help make …

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Travel Nursing: How to Find Your Next Assignment While On Assignment

Are you looking for your next travel nursing assignment? Are you feeling overwhelmed by all of the options out there? Don’t worry; we’re here to help! We will discuss how to find your next assignment while you are still on assignment. This can be a great way to get ahead and make sure that you …

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A Traveler’s Guide to Adjusting to a New Hospital and Location

When you are a traveler, one of the most important things to do is to adjust quickly to your new surroundings. This is especially true when it comes to hospitals and other medical facilities. We will discuss some of the common stressors in adjustment and provide some tips on how to make the transition as …

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Common Problems You May Encounter While on a Travel Nurse Contract

Being a travel nurse is an amazing experience. You get to see new places, meet new people, and learn about different cultures. However, like with any job, there are some potential problems that you may encounter along the way. We will discuss the most common problems that travel nurses face while on assignment. We hope …

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Your Travel Nurse Assignment: What to Do When You Arrive

You’ve arrived! After a long journey, you have finally reached your travel nurse assignment. Now what? It can be a little daunting when you first arrive but don’t worry – we’re here to help! Here are some tips to help make your transition as smooth as possible. Table of Contents Get comfortable with your new …

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