New to Nursing? 4 Pieces of Advice Nursing Grads Need to Know!

The first few years of nursing are no picnic. Nursing is a challenging and emotionally taxing profession that can be overwhelming for a new nurse. From day one, you must hold the lives of others in your hands. It is an enormous undertaking, and it is easy to beat yourself up for not being perfect….

Time for a Change? Nursing Related Professions to Consider

If you are a skilled nurse interested in a new career path, you can use your existing medical knowledge and skills to work with patients in a new career. Here are career change possibilities for nurses to use their existing nursing skills. Some options might require additional education and clinical experience. Nursing Related Professions to…

Pros and Cons of a Nursing Residency

One of my family members just graduated from nursing school, and she is starting the long and arduous process of studying for the NCLEX. She’s also beginning to research job positions for when she has her license, and I was reminded how terrifying and stressful that time in life can be. She began looking at…

I have some big news for those who have been regular readers of my blog – I accepted a new nursing position! I’ve been interested in pursuing research and saw the job posting on my local university’s website at the beginning of January. I thought the position sounded interesting and exciting. I decided to apply,…

How to make a hospital stay better

I would guess that the hospital is not on anyone’s “bucket list of places to go.” Most people don’t want to be separated from their home environment and/or suffering from a debilitating medical condition. Most people don’t want to spend their savings on medical bills rather than a destination vacation. Most people don’t want to…

Important message from myRN Staffing Solutions’ co-owner Devin DeBoer. If you want to help, hospitals throughout the state need ICU & Med/Surg nurses for all shifts.  Please reach out to our recruiters.  They are working diligently with hospitals to fill openings during the coronavirus outbreak.   To search for a job, click here and you…