Mental Health & Psychiatric Care in Adults

Advertisements Mental health is the general state of how people regulate their feelings, behave, and think. As adults get older, they tend to experience significant disturbances in their mental functioning. A person may develop a mental disorder when their patterns of thinking change. It can also happen when their feelings or behaviors disrupt or cause […]

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Why nurses should understand a patient’s psychological behavior before treatment

Advertisements Nursing entails the combination of various skills with a consistent degree of quality patient care. To achieve this, nurses may merge different practices from other professions like psychology. Many programs in nursing school include psychology classes. The purpose is to impart the necessary psychology training to help the caregivers to provide better care. Furthermore, […]

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Employee Engagement in Healthcare

Advertisements Employee engagement in a healthcare facility is a requirement for success. The working environment, the types of jobs done, and organizational and management factors all affect engagement levels among healthcare employees. Engagement is all about how employees feel about their experiences at work. It is also about how the organization treats them and their […]

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Patient Culture and Communication

Advertisements Every day in different healthcare facilities, nurses care for patients from diverse linguistic and cultural settings. That requires nurses to take care of their patients by seeing them as unique individuals. But at the same time, they must consider the cultural component when offering services. Caregivers should communicate more effectively with patients from all […]

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Top Leadership and Management Tips

Advertisements Nurse leaders in healthcare facilities play crucial roles in the successful operation of the organizations. They are the individuals who must address challenges like staff performance as well as patient and employee satisfaction. By motivating others, this can help a nurse leader to handle many challenges in a hospital setting, which can result in […]

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Steps to take to Help a Premature Baby Reach Their Infant Milestone

Advertisements In their first year after birth, babies tend to grow at a breakneck rate. Significant increases in weight and height are observed. Besides, the infants go through other essential stages called developmental milestones.  These milestones include activities like rolling, sitting, and walking. However, the time in which the babies achieve these milestones and the […]

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How to Address Nurse Bullying

Advertisements Although most people view the nursing profession as characterized by caring and compassion, sadly bullying is sometimes observed. It comes in the form of sabotage, excuses, withholding of valuable information, and revelation of confidential information among others. How can this bullying culture in nursing be stopped? Eliminating this practice may involve; Accepting the Existence […]

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The Pros of Social Media for Online Nursing Programs

Advertisements The use of electronic communication such as social media has expanded exponentially in the recent couple of years as the number of the available social media platforms and outlets continue to increase. Today, it is possible for individuals to use social networking sites, online chat rooms, blogs and video chats forums to communicate both […]

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