Category Archives: Nursing Education

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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Clinical Ladder Success For Nurses

Does your hospital have a clinical ladder? Should you get involved? Hospitals usually have clinical ladders so they can reward their staff for excellence in nursing.

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Becoming a CRNA

Dear Michele: I was watching your YouTube video about becoming a CRNA and some of what you said was confusing me a bit. I’m 15 and currently a freshman in high school.  I have had my mind set on the career field of anesthesia since I was … Continue reading

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AHA Product Release Schedule 2011

Here is the product release schedule for AHA’s new training materials. These new training materials will reflect the new changes for 2011. Don’t forget, all of us are expected to know and implement the new changes immediately. Amazon.com Widgets

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101 Medical Word-Search Puzzles

Video Description: Here is a short video about a fun word-search puzzle book that my husband Joe put together. We developed some of these when Joe and I were first starting out in the medical training business. Back then there … Continue reading

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Video: ACLS Orientation for the American Heart Association Certification Class

Video Description: In this video I give healthcare professionals an introduction to the ACLS certification class. I explain how students and professionals should prepare for the class and exam. I also discuss what the class entails, including the written exam … Continue reading

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