Monthly Archives: May 2014

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Posted on May 29, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
1) You wear scrubs more often than you do real clothes  [via http://damn-turkledawg.tumblr.com/] 2)...
Posted in: Nursing, Psychology
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Posted on May 28, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
That title may sound lofty, but so far, the 21st century has been marked by dramatic changes in the way stroke care is delivered; it went from an essentially rehabilitative focus, to a true emergency.   This timeframe coincides with the acceptance of evidence-based practice as the cornerstone of the nursing profession. This convergence of nursing professional growth and research-guided evidence has ignited a revolution in stroke care nursing. Thanks to medical advances such...
Posted in: Nursing
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Posted on May 27, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
The social sector is changing whether you work in private, nonprofit, or government organizations. The public, social investors, philanthropists and leaders in government are demanding new social enterprise models that are cost effective, financially self-sustainable and adaptive to feedback. They need metrics with clear outcome accountability measures and the potential for large-scale impact and systems change. Social sector-oriented leaders from the nonprofit, government and private sectors...
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Posted on May 26, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! BASIC DESCRIPTION The cardiovascular nurse works with patients who have compromised cardiovascular systems. Cardiac nurses perform postoperative care on a surgical unit, stress test...
Posted in: Nursing
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Posted on May 23, 2014 by Bea Larsen | 0 comments
This is part five of an 11-part series of blog excerpts written by Bea V. Larsen, JD, Center for Resolution of Disputes. These eleven blogs also appeared in Care Management Journals, Volume 15, Number 1, 2014. Full sample downloads of this journal are available here. I’m sure it’s true for all of us: Our personal past informs our professional present. The father...
Posted in: Gerontology
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Posted on May 22, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Aging is not for the faint of heart, but humor can certainly help.  Poking fun at the quirks we develop as we age can help make the process easier - and who doesn't love a good laugh? We've scoured the internet to find our 6 favorite aging jokes.  Share them with a loved one, read them when you're feeling low, or share your own jokes below! 6. ...
Posted in: Gerontology
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Posted on May 21, 2014 by Stephanie Buehler | 0 comments
Behind the doors of a sex therapist, clients seek understanding, acceptance, and answers.  But how can mental health professionals help their clients achieve these goals?  Dr. Stephanie Buehler, a licensed psychologist, sex therapist and a recognized author, invites you to “Step Into My Office” with monthly sidebars taken from her own experience. Male orgasmic disorder, also known as delayed ejaculation (DE), is one of the least understood male sexual problems. DE is defined...
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Posted on May 19, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! JOB DESCRIPTION The Director of Food and Nutrition Services directs and integrates all aspects of food and nutrition service for patients, employees, and cafeteria customers, including...
Posted on May 14, 2014 by | 0 comments
In this video, Dr. Waxman, editor of the book, Financial and Business Management for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, discusses why understanding the financial and business aspects of nursing and health care is so important, and offers tips for the DNP student. About the Book: Now more than ever, nurse leaders must be proficient in understanding the financial aspects...
Posted in: Nursing
Posted on May 14, 2014 by | 0 comments
Editors Dr. Marlaine Smith, Dr. Marian Turkel, and Dr. Zane Robinson Wolf discuss their book, Caring in Nursing Classics: An Essential Resource. About the Book: This is a core resource for nursing educators and students at all levels who seek fundamental perspectives on the art and science of caring. The text comprises 37 classic book chapters and journal articles written by leaders in the field and illuminate...
Posted in: Nursing
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