Next Generation of Nurses

While Rounding in the hospital this evening an ‘older’ nurse brought up an interesting point that I had not thought about, she stated that a lot of the newer nurses we have on staff, perhaps have never charted on paper their whole Nursing career, strange…

5 Ways the Nursing Field Is Changing

5 Ways the Nursing Field Is Changing By Jill Elaine Hughes| March 7, 2013 Phoenix Forward: Perspectives Nurses a generation ago often had different goals than those in the profession today. “Back when I first started out in 1980, there were a lot of ‘refrigerator nurses,’ housewives…

Renewable PCs

Linux Rocks! Do you have an older PC that runs slower and slower as time goes by? Or maybe Windows has crashed and is no longer working. This is the case for so many people, and too often they stop using older PCs because they…

Nurses Use Smartphones

Sarasota Memorial Hospital deploys devices for time-saving messaging, bed tracking and more… http://nursing.advanceweb.com/Regional-Articles/Features/Nurses-Use-Smartphones.aspx This is a great example of how technology can be used for improvement of patient care initiatives. I am proud to work at Sarsota Memorial Hospital and we were the first one…