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Apparently Men who Marry Nurses end Up the Happiest – What do you think?

In the article below that recently appeared on Great Mind the writer argues that “Men who Marry Nurses end up the happiest”. While we fully agree with all the Awesome things they say about Nurses, I am wondering if all the amazing traits of nurses always manifest in their home time. Let’s face it – after a twelve-hour shift, you are pretty much done with being nice and helpful. It is more likely that you just need someone to be nice and kind to you…. So maybe we need to give some credit to the ones that marry the Nurses...

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Hearts of Gold – a poem for Nurses by Sherry York

There are times in our lives when we sit down and wonder where our lives will lead us. Sometimes we get so caught up in our jobs that we forget what we truly represent. We get frustrated, aggravated, pushed to the limits and so mentally tired that we feel what is the use in being a Nurse. But then someone gives us a weak smile or holds our hand and may say “thank you, you are so special.” Then we feel the warmth growing in our hearts. All the bad feelings disappear and replaced by the core values that...

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Motivational Speech for Nursing School with a twist – Funny Stuff!

In the short video below NurseMurse does a really good job of getting a chuckle from his audience with his “motivational Speach for Nursing School” Here are just some of the highlights: “We Shall not Stop! Not until every Powerpoint has been watched, not until every clinical has been conquered, not until every skill has been permanently stained into our brain from mindless repetition on the front lines” “To those brave enough to stand up to the great war machine of select all that apply questions, you do not stand alone” Give me death or give me liberty to...

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Top 10 Interview Questions for Nurses

In the short video below HeyRona takes us through the top 10 Interview questions nurses get asked during their job interviews and she gives us her take on how to answer them. The questions are: 1) Tell me About Yourself 2) Why do you want to work here? 3) Where do you see yourself in 5 years? 4) If we hire you, what will you bring to our facility? 5) How do handle stress? 6) What do you know about the patient population at our hospital? 7) Why are you leaving your current job? 8) How have you handled...

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Big need for Nurses in Southern Oregon!

Medford, Oregon: There’s a big need for nurses in the valley. According to the Oregon Employment Department, the health care industry is not only the largest industry in the area, but it’s the fastest growing. And experts say it shows no signs of slowing down. According to Kate Kitchell, the nurse manager for the medical-surgical unit at Providence Hospital: “We’re growing as a hospital, we’re growing as a community, we’re always in need of good nurses,” Kitchell says. Despite the fact that hospital currently employs 300 nurses, Julie Levinson (Human resources director) says that they still have 43 openings for nurses...

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