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Burnout Now Officially Recognized as a Health Concern

Burnout is a recognized syndrome according to the recently released ICD-11. Its cause is workplace stress that has not been managed effectively, according to the recently released ICD-11.

300 Nurses Died By Suicide in Seven Years Shows Alarming Stat

The alarming fact that 300 nurses in the UK had committed suicide in the past seven years was recently highlighted in the press.

ICN Calls for Safe Nurse Staffing

Improved patient outcomes are dependent on safe nurse staffing levels as well as not substituting registered nurses with lower qualified categories of nurses and support staff.
Overworked Nurse’s Cry for Help Shakes Government into Action

Quebec Doctors Sign Petition Against Pay Increases in Solidarity with Nurses

A petition by doctors against pay increases, nurses reporting themselves for poor standards of care, pilot projects to determine proper staffing ratios, and a drop in the number of students applying for nursing programs, have all followed in the wake of the stir caused by the overworked Quebec nurse’s cry for help on Facebook in January this year.
PTSD and Burnout in Nursing

ICU Nurses Are More Prone to PTSD and Burnout: Here’s How You Can Build...

PTSD is as prevalent amongst nurses working in ICU as in war veterans.
Overworked Nurse’s Cry for Help Shakes Government into Action

Overworked Nurse’s Cry for Help Shakes Government into Action

After yet another exhausting nightshift, Émilie Ricard, a 24-year old nurse from Quebec in Canada, shared a post to her friends on Facebook.
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Depressed Nurses More Likely to Make Medical Errors

Nurses who report poor health, and specifically depression, are more likely to make medical errors, according to recent information published by the Ohio State University.

7 Secrets To Achieving Better Work-Life Balance As a Nurse

In line with this year’s Nurses Week, with the theme “Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit”, here are some great tips you can use to keep up with the demands of your work without compromising your well-being.
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Feeling Pressured? 5 Ways Nurses Can Say No

Before you agree to another demand, here are five tips on how nurses can say no.
5 Controversial Nursing Issues Nurses Face Today

5 Controversial Nursing Issues Nurses Face Today

To give you an idea of how demanding it is to be a nurse in today’s society, here are five of the biggest problems nurses are facing.

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