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Celebrate Nurses Week!

May 6th – May 12th is National Nurses Week.

Nurses of Cape Ann and Around the World, Join me in the Celebration!

Nurses make a meaningful difference in people’s lives every day. 525 more words

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Empathy: A Practice not an Emotion

Empathy has been discussed as a basic component of effective nursing practice since the 1960s. It is important because empathy produces insight into an patient’s experience and coping with illness. 1,522 more words

Essentials Of Correctional Nursing

Inmate satisfaction with health care services during incarceration

Last week’s post summarized the results of the most recent survey of inmates’ health published by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). This survey also reported on inmates’ experience with the delivery of health care in 606 correctional facilities throughout the U.S. 1,114 more words

Essentials Of Correctional Nursing

Commentary on the Heavy Burden of Moral Distress in Correctional Nursing

A reader responds to our recent blog post on the Heavy Burden of Moral Distress. We hope you find this real-life example an encouragement that correctional nurses are speaking up when they have concerns about patient health issues in the criminal justice system. 955 more words

Essentials Of Correctional Nursing

Why I Support the National Nurse Act of 2015

This post is written by Theresa Brown, RN, a regular contributor to HealthCetera. She is also a member of CHMP’s National Advisory Council. 

Why I Support the National Nurse Act of  2015… 832 more words