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Labor Nursing Care Plan

Labor Nursing Care Plan

Merriam Webster defined labor as the physical activities involved in parturition consisting essentially of a prolonged series of involuntary contractions of the uterine musculature together with both reflex and voluntary contractions of the abdominal wall. Labor, is,perceived by many as the most painful part of the childbearing process. More often than not, women dread this...
Constipation Nursing Care Plan

Constipation Nursing Care Plan

Constipation abnormally delayed or infrequent passage of dry hardened feces (Merriam Webster). Constipation interferes with normal holistic functioning of individual clients. Constipation may be caused by a multitude of factors, some of these include poor dietary intake, a sedentary lifestyle and poor fluid intake.Stress may also cause constipation due to the increased sypathetic responses involved...
Anemia Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

Anemia Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

A. Definition Anemia is a condition where red blood cells are not providing adequate oxygen to body tissues. Red blood cells provide oxygen to body tissues. There are many types and causes of anemia. B. Causes Anemia is caused by many different things at it has a lot of subtypes. However, the main presenting factor...
Anger Management 101

Anger Management 101

There have been times in a nurse’s busy life when she comes across individuals who would just be so good at extinguishing that deep sense of patience and peace the nurse carries within. These individuals may be fellow nurses, superiors, clients, doctors, med-techs, pharmacists, or practically anyone the nurse comes across with. The most common...
Colostomy Care Nursing Procedure

Colostomy Care Nursing Procedure

A Colostomy is an artificial opening that is created as a means for evacuation of bowel contents in the event that the large intestine, otherwise known as the colon, is incapable of performing this function. A colostomy can be created for a number of reasons and they may or may not be temporary.In cases of...
Health Tips for Nurses

Health Tips for Nurses

Hospitals are institutions that cater to the ailing individuals of society. They are places where people go to in order for them to rest and recuperate. These Medical Centers are equipped with complex machines, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, medicines, clinics, a laboratory, and a lot more in order to properly cater to sick individuals. Many hospitals...
Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) Tips

Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) Tips

The Ultimate Goal of any freshly graduated nurse in the Philippines is to successfully pass the Nurse Licensure Examination being administered by the Philippine Regulation Commission’s Board of Nursing.It is the ultimate gauge of everything an nurse has learned during his academe years with consideration of both theoretic and clinical skills. It taps onto the...
A Nurse's Prayer

A Nurse’s Prayer

Lord, I thank You Lord, for the gift of life, the wondrous spark that makes possible every fruitful and wonderful experience we have in this word. Thank You for the gift of existence, for the breath of life that You have entrusted humanity. I am a nurse, Lord, and I am here, as an answer...
Valor and Sacrifice:The Nursing Profession

Valor and Sacrifice:The Nursing Profession

Nursing is a passionate profession. It is the profession that requires not only motivation, drive, knowledge, and skills. It is the one profession that requires one to take heart, to use his compassion in rendering genuine, altruistic care to different people no matter what race, color, age, sex, gender identity, nationality, culture, language, and ethnicity,...
Eighteen Beautiful Reasons Why I Love Nursing in the Philippines

Eighteen Beautiful Reasons Why I Love Nursing in the Philippines

Nurses get paid big-time. Nurses are covered with a comprehensive health insurance plan that promises completely free services and medicines during times of health-related crises. Nurses are assured of a stable, safe, and productivity-enhancing nurse-patient ratio. Nurses are considered assets and safeguards of lives and health so they are assured of numerous benefits and stable...
CVA in the Intensive Care Unit

CVA in the Intensive Care Unit

 Intensive Care Unit (I.C.U.). The Intensive Care Unit is probably one of the most famous hospital units. Almost every lay person understands what the ICU is all about. Often, what people visualize when they hear the very word “ICU” is that there is this patient, with a whole lot of tubes inserted into every possible...
RN Heals 4 Application Guide for Philippine Orthopedic Center

RN Heals 4 Application Guide for Philippine Orthopedic Center

The Philippine Orthopedic Center is now accepting applicants for the RN Heals batch 4. Applicants may now file their applications though the DOH has stated that official application forms will be available by November 1-30, 2012. If you are interested in applying for the RNHeals 4 at this hospital, here are the requirements needed: Application Letter...
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