Diversity in Nursing?: A Brief Look At Why Black Nurses Are So Important In Healthcare

HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH! The care and contribution of the black nurse in the United States stems well over a century. Since the arrival to this country, African-Americans have received the brutal end of health care and health outcomes due to unjust and discriminatory practices. The path to becoming licensed healthcare professionals was no exception.Continue reading “Diversity in Nursing?: A Brief Look At Why Black Nurses Are So Important In Healthcare”

READY…SET…GOal!: 3 Tips to Help You Cross the Finish Line in 2020

As we countdown the last days until 2020, we begin to look forward to what the new year has to offer. What goals will you accomplish? What kind of people will you meet? It’s almost like the new year represents that reset button on the back of your appliance, which wipes away any previous malfunctionsContinue reading “READY…SET…GOal!: 3 Tips to Help You Cross the Finish Line in 2020”

Top 5 Things Your Job’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Should Have

As I continue my quest in occupational health nursing, I’ve come to agree with idea that a healthy employee is a productive employee. Think about it, if you had to deal with complex and stressful issues both inside and outside of work, wouldn’t that eventually affect your work performance? Most large organizations recognize that theContinue reading “Top 5 Things Your Job’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Should Have”