Are nurse employers getting it wrong?

When banners go wrong: "Ending our love to front line workers"

“They’re hiring new nurses for big $$, but their experienced nurses who run the units, save their asses in staffing gaps, and keep patients alive are leaving.” It’s a blunt way to put it, but Twitter user MomRobe is not wrong. Nurse employers are piling on the bonuses for new hires, as we told you Continue Reading

NurseRecruiter is looking for a digital marketing manager is the leading job board for nurses in the United States and we are a 100% remote company — we work exclusively online. That includes all of our marketing and advertising, and we are looking for a driven digital marketing manager to help create and optimize advertising and marketing campaigns. We all work remotely Continue Reading

As nurse shortages soar, employers reach for the sign-on bonuses

Nurses tweet about bonuses: three examples

The job of a nurse doesn’t follow the schedule of other professionals. People don’t stop getting sick just because it’s summer — if anything the opposite, with Covid-19 numbers rising again. No long summer break for us! That sucks — but we can still use this season to stop and look at where we are Continue Reading

Eddie Johnson has a message for all of us

photo contest winner Eddie Johnson in Alaska

One of the things we consider most valuable about this blog is that it allows us to share the important and inspiring stories nurses have to tell. Stories that are not heard often enough! Whether it’s accounts of heartbreaking bravery during the pandemic, moving tributes to nurse mentors or role models, an eyewitness account of Continue Reading

Thank you for celebrating Nurses Week with us! How did we do?

Thank you notes and comments from recipients of our Nurses Week 2021 Giveaway

Did you hear about the Nurses Week rock? Apparently, nurses at a hospital in California we won’t name here were surprised with a very ‘special’ Nurses Week gift this year: a rock. Well, more of a pebble actually. Seriously. It came with a little note exhorting them “to paint an image, a word, or a Continue Reading

Let us send your favorite nurse a special Nurses Week gift!

Image: We will give away new nurse gifts every day!

What’s better than a thoughtful Nurses Week gift? A thoughtful Nurses Week from someone who knows you well! That’s why this year, we want to try out something different. Every day we’re going to give out different nurse gifts… to nurses of your choice! Let us surprise your favourite colleague. Your nurse bestie. Or just any fellow Continue Reading

Would you take one of these COVID vaccination jobs? Over 1 in 3 Americans has received at least one shot, but now things get harder

COVID-19 Vaccination at Ashe Cultural Arts Center, New Orleans. Photo: Infrogmation

It’s a powerful symbol. Every day now, for weeks already, if you scroll down the New York Times homepage, you see the same thing. It’s a very plain graphic, with just three lines of text, underneath the header “Tracking the Coronavirus”.  In red: “New cases”. Up. Every day, the number is up.  In black: “New Continue Reading

She helped protect children in emergencies around the world. Now she is our newest Scholarship winner! Scholarship winner Alexandra Shaphren

We are so happy today! It feels good to be able to help a nursing student on her way to fulfil her dream — and not just any nursing student! Because this is a future nurse with a story. What am I talking about? We are announcing the newest Scholarship winner, and I think Continue Reading

Nurses Navigate Complexity in a Changing Healthcare Environment

By Dr. Karen M. Scolforo, Executive Director of Program Development at New England College The Corona Virus 19 has presented unprecedented challenges to hospital systems across the globe, placing demands on medical professionals to address the life cycle of the disease, from exposure to prevention. This is just one example of the evolving nature of Continue Reading

Can nurses work from home? Yes! These are your options

Life is short. Work somewhere awesome!

It’s one of the most frequently asked questions we get in comments to our posts and advertisements. Do you have work-from-home nursing jobs? Does your site list telenursing positions for RNs, or any kind of telecommute jobs? Any remote nursing job opportunities? We understand! I can tell you one thing for sure — there’s no Continue Reading