Keeping Up to Speed on EMRs
The introduction of Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) has
caused a great deal of controversy in many healthcare organizations. Like it or
not, EMRs are definitely here to stay. The good news is that, once we choose to
embrace the technology, we find that EMRs can actually be a valuable patient
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In Sickness and In Health: The Marriage Debate
Summer is here, ushering in some well-earned
downtime including family vacations, graduation celebrations and, of course, weddings.
Hence, it’s a perfect time to revisit the possible link between wedded bliss
and good health. The topic of marriage, and its possible connection to health
and longevity, is nothing new. The so-called “marriage advantage” has been hotly
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Staffing Matters Winter 2013 Issue
Created by AMN Healthcare's clinical leadership team, Staffing Matters delivers the
expertise of industry leaders whose hands-on experience and insights are influencing the trends
and issues impacting healthcare staffing today.
In this issue:
Social Recruiting in Healthcare
Recently, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projected registered nurses and other
healthcare professionals to see the largest numerical growth between now and 2018 in
the U.S. With healthcare hiring a given, the question is, are organizations in the
sector considering how job seekers are looking for jobs today? Learn how social media is
helping match healthcare organizations with job seekers.
Social Media Lessons for Nurses
Social networking can be a tool to foster professional connections, enrich a
nurse's knowledge base, and promote timely communication with peers, patients
and family members. Yet, unlike in many other industries, if used inappropriately, it can result in
Read the Staffing Matters Winter 2013 Issue.
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Hepatitis 101: Are You at Risk?
28 is not only World Hepatitis Day, but an important reminder that the liver plays
a crucial role in maintaining one’s health and wellbeing. As healthcare
professionals, it’s especially important to be aware that occupational risk
factors combined with unhealthy behaviors can lead to hepatitis, HIV/AIDS and
other health problems...
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