ACLS Algorithms Review: Unstable Tachycardia Algorithm

Posted by Adam Rapp | ACLS Algorithms

Jul 17, 2017

Unstable Tachycardia Algorithm
Everything you need to know about assessing and managing unstable tachycardia. At its core, tachycardia is defined as a heart rate greater than 100 bpm. In such cases, the tachycardia algorithm should be used. Essentially, the heart is either beating too fast and/or ineffectively that cardiac output is reduced. Common signs and symptoms ...

9 Hysterical GIFs Every Nurse Needs To See

Posted by Adam Rapp | Nursing GIFs

Jul 10, 2017

9 Hysterical GIFs Every Nurse Needs To See
In need of a good laugh? These nursing GIF's will definitely do the trick! When you get home from a crazy shift...via GIPHY    When you're leaving work for vacation...via GIPHY    When your supervisor walks in...via GIPHY    When your annoying co-worker won't stop talking about her cat...via GIPHY...

Operating Room Advances: 4 Tech Updates that are Revolutionizing the Surgical World

Posted by Adam Rapp | Healthcare Technology

Jul 3, 2017

4 Technologies That Are Revolutionizing Surgery
Do robots and virtual reality have a place in the future of surgery? Absolutely, but they’re just the beginning. In recent years, the medical field has made astounding advances with the help of modern technology. These improvements have saved countless lives and made illnesses that could not be treated a mere few decades ago either cu...

Our 20 Favorite Florence Nightingale Quotes

Posted by Adam Rapp | Nursing Quotes

Jun 26, 2017

Favorite Florence Nightingale Quotes
20 times Florence Nightingale spoke the absolute truth when it comes to nursing, ethics, and life in general. Widely considered the single most influential nurse in history, Florence Nightingale truly was a pioneer and founder of modern nursing. She epitomized everything nurses stand for – someone who dedicated her life towards helping those in...

7 Key Responsibilities of an Emergency Room Nurse

Posted by Adam Rapp | Nursing

Jun 19, 2017

7 Key Responsibilities of an Emergency Room Nurse
Think you’re cut out for emergency room nursing? Here’s a few of the most important responsibilities you’ll face on a regular basis.Emergency room staff play one the most critical roles in a hospital setting - the frontline of triage and treatment for patients with everything from mild colds to extreme injuries. When it comes to an emergency roo...