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The Story of How and Why I Became A Nurse Entrepreneur

My First Nursing Job In 1980 I was hired at Staten Island University Hospital during the severe nursing shortage that was occurring here in New York City. Even though I was a new nurse, I was put into the Intensive … Continue reading

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Top 10 CPR Myths

Michele and I have been teaching CPR to healthcare professionals and students since 1984. We have seen the development, improvement, and wide-spread acceptance of CPR education over these years. Despite these advances, we still hear many myths about CPR every … Continue reading

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Top 10 AED Myths

There are many automated external defibrillators (AED) available in medical related as well as public places. Most of the public know what an AED is – but have never had their hands on one or been trained on how to … Continue reading

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A Nurse’s Guide For Prescribing The Possessive Apostrophe

Or should this be titled “A Nurses’ Guide…?” This is one of the biggest and most serious questions every healthcare professional in America is struggling with today. Where, when, and how do we properly use the possessive apostrophe? In order … Continue reading

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A Portrait Of Thanks Photo Mosaic Project

Your Smile Will Help Nursing Students Get a Picture Perfect Start Johnson & Johnson’s Campaign for Nursing’s Future is creating a unique mosaic image that celebrates the nursing profession. This campaign will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year.

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Video: 10 Hot Tips For Surviving Your First Code

Video Description: Nursing educator Michele Kunz discusses 10 great ways for the new healthcare professional to prepare to handle their first emergency code, or code blue, while caring for patients in the hospital. Click here to visit Michele’s YouTube page … Continue reading

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Video: 10 Hot Tips For Memorizing Information

Video Description: Nursing Educator Michele Kunz discusses proven ways for students to improve their chances of memorizing information. Memorization is the first step to learning. Michele has been teaching these techniques to her healthcare students and healthcare professionals for many … Continue reading

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The Battle Over “Healthcare” in America Today

Introduction Or is it “health care”? Or “health-care”? The battle over how to properly use the term “healthcare” has truged on in America for many years. I have been involved in educating healthcare professionals and students here in New York … Continue reading

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What Are BCLS, BLS, and CPR-Heartsaver Certification Programs All About?

Overview of the BCLS and BLS Certification Program Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification is a qualification demonstrating that someone has successfully completed a BCLS program.  The program may take up to 6-8 hours. This program reviews the risks for … Continue reading

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10 Hot Tips For Memorizing Information

Memorization is the fixing of information to your memory through sheer repetition. It is a necessary first step in the learning process. Memorization of essential terms and concepts of a difficult or new topic will provide a foundation for a … Continue reading

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