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Can You Be a Nursing Educator?

Are you becoming so burned out working as a nurse in a hospital or related institution? The nursing profession can drain an individual emotionally and physically. It is for this reason that careful planning is necessary for a career transition later in life. With proper planning, finding alternative nursing jobs is not as hard as you think. Do you still love the profession but you are just too tired to take care of other people everyday of your…

The Best and Top Performing Nursing Schools in the Philippines

Nursing has become an in demand profession abroad for Filipinos. This is because rich foreign countries like U.S., Canada, Japan, Norway and Austria are in need of nurses caused by steep population growth resulting in a growing need for health care services; a diminishing pipeline of new students in nursing; an aging nursing workforce; and the lack of interest among youths to take up nursing because of the difficult and risky working conditions….

Nursing Care for Infratentorial Surgery

Infratentorial surgery is a type of Intracranial Surgery or surgery that involves Craniotomy, the burring of holes or by opening of the skull to remove tumors, evacuate blood clot, and control hemorrhage. It is often performed for tumors, trauma, congenital abnormalities, vascular diseases (aneurysms and vascular malformations) trigeminal neuralgia, and other disorders of the brain that are amenable to surgical treatment. Infratentorial Cranioto…

Know the Ins and Outs of the Critical Nursing Field

What is critical care nursing? When people hear critical health care patients, most of the time, these are patients that have life-threatening conditions and are confined in the intensive care unit of the hospital. Those nurses who can render duty works in ICUs are called critical care nurses. Critical care nursing is a specialization in the nursing field that ensures the delivery of optimum health care to critically ill patients. Patients who a…

Family Nursing Care Plan

Family Nursing Care Plan (FNCP) – is the nursing care plan focuses on actions which intended to solve or lessen the existing problem.  The center plan are the approaches, strategies, activities, methods and materials which nurse hopes will improve the problem situation.  It is an invention of a deliberate systematic process, and the planning process which characterized by logical analyses of information that are joined together to come up with…

Asia Renal Care Cebu

Asia Renal Care is a healthcare clinic founded in 1997 that specialized in renal care and dialysis treatment. With its impeccable service, the clinic opened over 100 branches throughout Asia and has become the second largest provider of dialysis and related services in the Asia-Pacific region. In 2007, Asia Renal Care became a wholly owned subsidiary of Bumrungrad International Ltd, an associate and investment arm of the Bumrungrad Hospital, the…

Delmar’s Nursing Review Series: Psychiatric Nursing (Thomson Delmar Learning’s Nursing Review Series)

If you are preparing to take the NCLEX-RN® examination, you cannot afford to be without Delmar’s Nursing Review Series. These texts provide you with a detailed and focused review in 8 specific subject areas: Pharmacology; Medical-Surgical Nursing; Pediatric Nursing; Maternity and Women’s Health Nursing; Gerontologic Nursing; Psychiatric Nursing; Legal and Ethical Nursing and Community Health Nursing. Delmar is a part of Cengage Learn…

Asia Renal Care Philippines

Asia Renal Care is the second largest provider of dialysis and related services in the Asia-Pacific with over 100 clinics in the region. It was founded by 1997 became a subsidiary of Bumrungrad International Ltd., an medical investment company and specialty medical center based in Bangkok, Thailand. “Bumrungrad” incidentally literally means “care for the people”. In 2010, Asia Renal Care was acquired by Fresenius Medical…

World Federation of Critical Care Nurses

The World Federation of Critical Care Nurses exists to provide a global forum and network to link the critical care nurses of the world as individual practitioners, and through their local and national professional associations. Over 20 critical care nursing associations now belong to WFCCN. World Federation of Critical Care Nurses Objectivse: – To represent critical care nurses and critical care nursing at an International level. –…

A Career Nursing – Is it the Right Choice for You?

Are you contemplating on what to take up in college? Or are you one who is looking for a change in career? Are you considering of getting a nursing degree but you are having second thoughts if this is the right career for you? It is important that this fact is mentioned: nursing is not for everyone! A nurse need to have a lot of compassion and the desire to be of service to people other than your family. It is also necessary that you are able to…

UST Post Graduate Courses in Nurses

…tration I (Basic), Nursing Administration II (Nursing Practice), Nursing Administration III (Nursing Education), Nursing Administration IV (Perceptorship/ Practicum) and Nursing Administration V (Human Resource Development) The remaining courses will be specialized topics which would depend on the student on which specific areas one want to specialize.  For instance, for those interested in pursuing a career in the academic field, one can opt to…

Care of Neurosurgical Clients

Post-operative care for neurological clients having supratentorial and infratentorial procedures Positioning a.  Supratentorial: Semi-Fowler’s position is used because lwoering the head can cause venous congestion and bleeding.  Position flat only when client is in shock.  No Trendelenburg position, which would increase intracranial pressure. b.  Commonalities: Keep off operative site; turn every 2hours; keep head on small pillow; mouth i…