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Frieda Paton, RN
78 POSTS 0 COMMENTSFrieda Paton is a registered nurse. Her career path leading to working at a national nurse's association and as a nurse educator inspired her passions for research, writing, professional development and nursing issues.
Over the past decade, the use of nurse practitioners (NP’s) in primary care has grown considerably, especially in underserved rural areas.
The appointment of Dr. Isabelle Skinner, a nurse from Australia, as Chief Executive Officer of the International Council of Nurses was announced on June 4.
With a fall in purchasing power, world's nurses need a pay rise and better working conditions, according to a new report.
Two anonymous New Zealand nurses have again demonstrated the value of social media in mobilizing nurses to make their voice heard.
“Nurse Virginia” is his musical tribute to all nurses “the unsung heroes of healthcare”. Well, I guess with this very special song they are no longer “unsung”!
How often do we stop to think about how healthcare support workers help to make our lives as nurses, and those of our patients, easier?
No one is talking about nurses, the work we do or listening to what we have to say. The conclusion that, after two decades, nurses remain invisible in health news.
Nursing schools across the USA are turning away thousands of qualified applicants every year while the demand for nurses is already outstripping the supply.
“Nurses a Voice to Lead – Health is a...