811, 2020

I Encourage Professional Caregiver to Choose Faith Over Fear When Navigating COVID-19 A Post by Phyllis

November 8, 2020|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are several definitions of the life-skill of coping circulating these days. Some are simplistic, such as, face it and deal with it! Others expand on that approach to share that coping is being on even terms with challenges as they arise. I agree with both interpretations. The emergency department [...]

2608, 2020

Wound Care Specialists: Who are They, and Why are They So Important for Family Caregivers? A Guest Post by Farlyn Lucas

August 26, 2020|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , |

Wound care specialists are trained to treat all varieties of both acute and chronic wounds. This includes those received from acute injuries, diabetes, pressure sores, and surgery, as well as wounds that require continuous care because they will never heal (which affects an estimated five million Americans). Wound care specialists [...]

605, 2020

Happy Nurse Recognition Week 2020: The Year of the Nurse and Midwife

May 6, 2020|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture, Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , |

Never forget, when the Universe created this Blue Planet, it asked a small legion of compassion, generous, and brave souls to dedicate the careers to taking care of its inhabitants...and your soul said yes. You are doing the universe's work each and every day. You give meaning to the phrase, [...]

1111, 2019

So, Your Teen Is Interested in Becoming a Registered Nurse? Here’s How to Keep Them Inspired: A Guest Post by Andy Earle

November 11, 2019|Categories: Creating A Happy & Inspiring Workplace Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s thrilling for parents to see their teen’s light up when they imagine their future careers, and your teen might be interested in a caregiving profession. Whether you work in the caretaking industry or not, it’s important that you research how your teen can get involved with the various occupations that might appeal to them. Your support can help your teen decide if caregiving is the right industry for them, or how they can use their talents to make the biggest impact. Here are some tips to help inspire your teen to learn more, and hopefully take the next step to accomplishing their dreams.

2809, 2019

6 Self Care Habits That Will Help You Fill Your Cup So That You Have More To Give To Others: A Guest Post by Carmen Comsa

September 28, 2019|Categories: Overcoming Caregiver Fatigue|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Caregivers are the most selfless and caring people in the world, however, they most often tend to forget to take care of themselves. When someone we love is in pain, we focus on them. It’s natural and it’s what caring people do. However, when we ignore self-care, we increase our risk of burnout and we are more vulnerable in the face of physical and mental health problems. Not only that, but no one has unlimited resources so it is important to fill your cup if you want to have more to give. With that in mind, let’s look at some self-care habits that can help you stay motivated and energized to care for others.

2012, 2015

New Book: Rediscover the Joy of Being a Nurse

December 20, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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406, 2015

Save One Life You Are a Hero…Save One Hundred Lives You Are A Nurse

June 4, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Not everyone has the ability to turn their compassionate nature into the action we call caregiving. It is a gift to be able to give generously of yourself to another. It is a NURSE who decides that this is how he or she wants to live their lives. Celebrate your [...]


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