About Ira Hope

Writing is an integral part of my nursing career. It is my way to reach more people and empower them with the roles of nurses. Currently, I'm working as a nurse in a private hospital specifically in the Emergency Room. Emergency nursing is my forte.

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia

    Schizophrenia is the most common and disabling of the psychotic disorders. Its etiology came from a physiologic malfunctioning of the brain. It affects all races and is common in men than in women as well as those in the lower socioeconomic status. It came from the Greek words, schizo meaning split and phrene meaning […]

Job Hunting Tips for Nurses

Job Hunting Tips for Nurses

Finding work is not an easy requirement or task that you could just Google or surf in a search engine. It comes with a bunch of persistence, patience and commitment. As a nurse in the Philippines, difficulties in finding a job exist because of the variability in the supply and demand for nursing opportunities. Volunteerism, […]

Perioperative Nursing-Three Phases

Perioperative Nursing-Three Phases

  The term perioperative nursing refers to all the activities and responsibilities assumed by a nurse before, during, and after a surgical procedure. The systematic tool, nursing process, is involved in these procedures to ensure the quality of care that a surgical patient will receive. Three phases in perioperative nursing 1. Pre – operative phase […]

Nursing Process

Nursing Process

Nursing process is a scientific process which is a foundation, the essential tool, and the enduring skill that has characterized nursing from the beginning of the profession. It has changed and evolved through the years, developing in clarity and scope. It is a plan of care for the patient which may look different from institution […]