Why Get Your Master’s in Nursing? [Infographic]

Why Get Your Master’s in Nursing? [Infographic]

“It’s no secret that the nursing profession is one of the most demanding fields in healthcare today. This infographic by University of San Francisco’s Online MSN, takes a close look at how obtaining a Master’s in Nursing can help existing nurses further both their education and their careers. Roles as clinical nurse leaders, care coordinators, nurse managers and patient educators are highly sought-after positions and generally require additional years of […]

Philhealth Care Project accepting applicants now

Philhealth Care Project accepting applicants now

The PhilHealth CARES (PhilHealth Customer Assistance, Relations and Empowerment Staff) Project is now accepting an applicant. The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) initially hired 334 PhilHealth CARES nurses for deployment of  Levels 3 and 4 government hospitals, and another196 more will be deployed to Levels 1 and 2 hospitals. Deployment is expected in March, once the […]

Pass Your IELTS UKVI Easily

Pass Your IELTS UKVI Easily

If you are planning on going to the United Kingdom, your IELTS result is the first requirement you have to pass. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is designed to measure your ability to communicate comfortably and efficiently using the English language. Always remember, you do not really have to be very strong in […]

Hip Fracture Nursing Care Plan

Hip Fracture Nursing Care Plan

Hip fracture marks an immense impact on the health care system, principally on the geriatric care. Case incidence is usually connected with morbidity, mortality and medical care cost. The prevalence of hip fractures is projected to rise with the growing elderly population as case occurrence increases with age.  Hip fracture is a common case with […]

Amlodipine (Norvasc) Drug Study

Amlodipine (Norvasc) Drug Study

Generic Name: Amlodipine Brand Name: Norvasc Classifications:  cardiovascular agent; calcium channel blocker Pregnancy Category:C Availability  2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg tablets Actions Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocking agent that selectively blocks calcium ion reflux across cell membranes of cardiac and vascular smooth muscle without changing serum calcium concentrations. It predominantly acts on the […]

Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

Diarrhea Nursing Care Plan

The nursing diagnosis of diarrhea is defined as a state in which an individual experiences a change in normal bowel habits characterized by the frequent passage of loose, fluid, unformed stools. Diarrhea is indeed the passing of at least 3 or more loose watery stools which may be a reaction to certain underlying factors or […]

Urinary Incontinence Nursing Management

Urinary Incontinence Nursing Management

Urinary incontinence is an uncontrolled leakage of urine. Pathology speaking, the inability to hold urine in the bladder is either caused by the weakened, or the lost of voluntary control over the urinary sphincter. This involuntary micturation commonly occurs as a distressing problem for the patient and its caregivers—which may considerably affect the quality of […]