New Nurse's Survival Guide
New Nurse's Survival
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.Your transition from nursing student to practicing nurse begins here!"As a nursing faculty member, I found the book informative, interesting, and just a pleasure to read. There is a lot of useful information for the new graduate nurse. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review ServicePacked with real-life examples and indispensable advice from novice nurses and staff development experts, New Nurse’s Survival Guide is the single best book available on how to get the job you want and become the nurse you aspire to be after you graduate from nursing school. You’ll learn exactly what you must know and do in order to stand out from all the other new graduates and make yourself irresistible to employers -- in even the most challenging job market. And you’ll find out what it really takes to thrive, not just survive, during your first year on the job. Land a great job in any economy by learning: What you can do to gain on-the-job experience while you are still in schoolHow to prepare for your job search, interview, and orientation What hospitals are looking for and what you need to bring to the tableHow you can d...
- ASIN: 0071592865
The New Nurse Survival Guide: Survive and Thrive as a New Nurse
The New Nurse Survival Guide: Survive and Thrive
Survive and Thrive as a New NurseBeing a new nurse is hard. Now you have a preceptor in your pocket with the top 50 tips for succeeding as a new nurse.Survive and Thrive as a New Nurse, experienced nurse Jon Haws RN, provides you with 50 tips to not just survive as a new nurse but to thrive and excel. Nursing is hard. Being a new nurse is torture. With these 50 tips taken directly from Jon's experience as a new nurse preceptor and charge nurse you will have the tools you need to make it! Learn how to handle difficult situations, difficult doctors, difficult patients, and difficult nurses. This book provides the key to unlocking success as a nurse. The transition from school to the real world can be very hard for many nurses. 1 in 5 new nurses leave their first job before reaching the 1 year mark. With these tips you will make it! The Preceptor You Need to Succeed. After working with thousands of nursing students and new nurses, Jon has seen what habits and skills lead to success on the hospital floor. Those tips are now compiled into one resource. It's like having a preceptor in your pocket. This book makes the perfect gift for new nurses and nursing students preparing for graduation. After Reading This Book You Will: 1. Learn how to handle the stress of real world nursing 2. Kno...
- ASIN: 1512063096
New Nurse?: How to Get, Keep and LOVE Your First Nursing Job!
New Nurse?: How to Get, Keep and LOVE
Discover How To Go From Being A New Registered Nurse – To Competent, Successful, Employed AND… Happy New Nurse Get this Amazon bestseller and discover how you can fulfill your dream of being an OUTSTANDING Nurse You’re about to discover how to... Go from fearful, incompetent new nursing graduate to a successful practicing nurse! This book contains the personal advice from: Me, Caroline Porter Thomas :D I am a successful Honors graduate and practicing registered nurse. I have been a registered nurse for more than half a decade in addition to being a new nurse; I have also trained many new graduate nurses to becoming competent registered nurses. I am also the host of the Youtube channel: EmpoweRN and the author of the book: “How to Succeed in Nursing School.” I wrote this book out of a huge concern with how terribly hard the transition from graduate nurse to competent nurse is. I thought after I graduated nursing school, I would be equipped to practice nursing successfully… nothing could have been farther from the truth. In addition to nursing job itself being hard, there were so many other challenges that I was not prepared to face: Including, major time management issues, stressful co-worker relations, stressful patient/family relations and much more! Here Is A Previe...
- ASIN: 1484177525
First Year Nurse: Wisdom, Warnings, and What I Wish I'd Known My First 100 Days on the Job (Kaplan Test Prep)
First Year Nurse: Wisdom, Warnings, and What I
Your first 100 days at a new job could be daunting—unless you go in prepared. A collection of valuable advice and personal accounts, First Year Nurse places the wisdom and warnings of hundreds of experienced nurses right at your fingertips. Best of all, you'll be inspired by the compassion, insight, and enthusiasm you'll find on every page of this charming, helpful book.Expert Guidance and AdviceHow to start off your nursing job on the right footTips to help you plan and prioritize on the jobEffective ways to communicate with your colleaguesAdvice on coping with challenging patientsHow to keep your energy up and stress downTips on time management and avoiding burnoutGuidance for professional growth
- ASIN: 1506202217
Survival Guide for New Nurses (New Age Nurse) (Volume 1)
Survival Guide for New Nurses (New Age Nurse)
Learn the basics of real life nursing that is not taught in school. Get valuable tips on how to survive the first 2 years of nursing using safe, efficient, and empowering methods. Short, simple, and powerful! This is book 1 out of the New Age Nurse series.
- ASIN: 1536956090
The Nurse Practitioner Survival Guide for New Grads: How to Jump Start Your Nurse Practitioner Career
The Nurse Practitioner Survival Guide for New Grads:
Getting ready to graduate as a nurse practitioner? Not getting straightforward answers to your questions about what’s next? Want some guidance on that transitional time between graduation and the first couple months on the job? Then this is the book for you. • Learn what you need to be doing right now to get ready for graduation • How to find the perfect nurse practitioner job for you • What hiring managers are looking for • How to nail an interview and get your dream job • How to negotiate a contract • What to expect in the first days and months on the job
- ASIN: 0998251976
Surgical Notes: A Pocket Survival Guide for the Operating Room (Davis's Notes)
Surgical Notes: A Pocket Survival Guide for the
Full-color photographs and line illustrations showing… scrubbing, gowning and gloving instruments, equipment and supplies anatomy positioning and draping medications sutures Basic set up for a laparoscopic and an open procedure. Aseptic technique refresher. A variety of sutures, their basic materials, and uses. Prepping guidelines as well as a comparison of clipping and shaving. Procedures for basic draping, including AORN draping standards. Suggestions and tips on how to communicate effectively in the OR, including how to handle difficult events and people. Write-on/wipe off pages that let you keep track of surgeon’s preferences at various clinical sites.
- ASIN: 0803625928
Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP)
Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation
New 7th Edition! Powerful resource for interactive, simulation-based teaching and learning! The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program jointly sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA). The course is designed to teach an evidence-based approach to resuscitation of the newborn to hospital staff who care for newborns at the time of delivery.New in the 7th edition!Text updated to reflect the 2015 AAP/AHA Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care of the NeonateTwo new chapters added covering post-resuscitation care and preparing for resuscitation140+ new full-color photographs replacing most line drawings
- ASIN: 1610020243
Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, 6th Edition: Birth to Age 5
Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, 6th
From the American Academy of Pediatrics, the most up-to-date, expert advice for mothers, fathers, and care providers All parents want to provide the very best care for their children. This essential resource from the most respected organization on child health is the one guide pediatricians routinely recommend and parents can safely trust, covering everything from preparing for childbirth to toilet training to nurturing your child’s self-esteem. Whether it’s resolving common childhood health problems or detailed instructions for coping with emergency medical situations, this new and revised edition of Caring for Your Baby and Young Child has everything you need: • a review of necessary basic care from infancy through age five • milestones for physical, emotional, social, and cognitive growth, including red flags for preventing obesity • a complete health encyclopedia covering injuries, illnesses, congenital diseases, and other disabilities • guidelines for prenatal and newborn care, with spotlights on maternal nutrition, exercise, and screening tests during pregnancy • an in-depth discussion of breastfeeding, including its benefits, techniques, and challenges, as well as nutritional needs and vitamin/iron supplementation • updated safety standards: the very...
- Brand: Bantam
- ASIN: 0553393820
The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing Up
The Period Book: A Girl's Guide to Growing
Celebrating over twenty years in print, this best-selling, essential illustrated guidebook for adolescent girls is now available as a refreshed edition, with new and updated content.With over 400,000 copies sold, this appealingly illustrated guidebook to puberty--now updated with new content relevant to today's kids--is the perfect companion for girls and parents preparing for this important milestone. Written in consultation with preteen girls, this guide offers a supportive, practical approach, providing clear and sensitive answers to common questions on periods, as well as advice dealing with pimples and mood swings.This revised edition features new sections on:- getting braces- bra sizing- shaving- relatable anecdotes from real girls- changing friendships- romantic feelings- dealing with sexual harassment both on social media and in real lifeComplete with charming and informative interior illustrations, The Period Book is a trusty friend that can help girls feel confident about this new phase of their lives.
- Brand: BLOOMSBURY
- ASIN: 161963662X
Work. Pump. Repeat.: The New Mom's Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work
Work. Pump. Repeat.: The New Mom's Survival Guide
The practical, relatable, and humorous guide to surviving the difficult, awkward, and rewarding job of being a breastfeeding, working mom. Meet the frenemy of every working, breastfeeding mother: the breast pump. Many women are beyond “breast is best” and on to figuring out how to make milk while returning to demanding jobs. Work. Pump. Repeat. is the first book to give women what they need to know beyond the noise of the “Mommy Wars” and judgment on breastfeeding choices. Jessica Shortall shares the nitty-gritty basics of surviving the working world as a breastfeeding mom, offering a road map for negotiating the pumping schedule with colleagues, navigating business travel, and problem-solving when forced to pump in less-than-desirable locales. Drawing on the war stories, hacks, and humor of working moms, and on her own stories from her demanding job and travel in developing countries, she gives women moral support for dealing with the stress and guilt that come with juggling working and breastfeeding. As she tells the reader in her witty, inspiring manifesto, “Your worth as a mother is not measured in ounces.” 2015 Axiom Business ...
- Brand: Shortall Jessica
- ASIN: 1419718703
The Baby Owner's Manual: Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips, and Advice on First-Year Maintenance (Owner's and Instruction Manual Book 1)
The Baby Owner's Manual: Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips,
At Last! A Beginner's Guide to Newborn Baby Technology You've programmed your DVR, you’ve installed a wireless Internet connection, you can even check Facebook on your cell phone. But none of this experience will prepare you for the world's biggest technological marvel: a newborn baby. Through step-by-step instructions and helpful schematic diagrams, The Baby Owner's Manual explores hundreds of frequently asked questions: What's the best way to swaddle a baby? How can I make my newborn sleep through the night? When should I bring the baby to a doctor for servicing? Whatever your concerns, you'll find the answers here—courtesy of celebrated pediatrician Dr. Louis Borgenicht and his son, Joe Borgenicht. Together, they provide plenty of useful advice for anyone who wants to learn the basics of childcare.
- ASIN: B009U9S6D0
An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness
Guide to the Most Common Internal Medicine Workups and Diseases: An evidenced based guide for all healthcare providers regarding common hospital based workups and diseases seen in Internal Medicine
Guide to the Most Common Internal Medicine Workups
This guide was created to simplify, yet cover in detail, the most COMMON workups and diseases seen in the field of Internal Medicine. It is perfect for 3rd or 4th year medical students, interns and residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and even attendings. It is designed to be small enough to bring with you to work to use as a reference book, but also to be used as a study tool for high yield testing points. It starts with common symptoms and their workups and management, such as shortness of breath and chest pain amongst others. The most common diagnoses seen are then explored, and the text dives into the approach to the history/physical, differential, labs/imaging, diagnostic/treatment algorithms, treatment, etiologies, risk factors, pathogenesis, complications, prevention, and general admission orders. Miscellaneous topics (chest X-ray reading, EKGs, etc.) and basic ICU topics (shock, vasopressors, DKA, etc.) are explained, as well as common medications prescribed. All the material is evidenced based (with references to clinical trials) with sources used including Uptodate, Harrisons Principals to Internal Medicine 19th Edition, Pocket Medicine 5th Edition, MKSAP 17, and Online MedEd amongst others.I hope this guide is helpful to you in your training and beyond...
- ASIN: B072WQ8P4T
Fast Facts for the ER Nurse, Third Edition: Emergency Department Orientation in a Nutshell
Fast Facts for the ER Nurse, Third Edition:
The newly revised third edition of the bestselling orientation guide for novice ER nurses delivers important clinical updates across body systems in an easy-to-read on the move bullet-point format. Including a new chapter on hematologic emergencies with evidence-based practice for sickle cell care management, all sections of this new edition have been thoroughly updated to supplement the ER nurse's busy day-to-day orientation process.The only book of its kind, this quick-access guide prepares ER nurses for the most common illnesses they will encounter by alphabetically organizing diseases and disorders within each body system. All chapters, written in short paragraphs with at-a-glance bulleted information, list relevant materials, equipment, and drugs. Each possible diagnosis comes with a definition, causes, signs and symptoms, and interventions.The popular "Fast Facts in a Nutshell" feature consists of succinct key points and questions and answers for review. Culminating in appendices that include a list of abbreviations, common lab values, EKG rhythms, and frequently used ER medications, this quick reference addresses the ER nurse's needs at a glance. Skills check-off sheets provide crucial self-checks for efficient and confident care in the ER.New to the Third Edition:New docu...
- ASIN: 0826118593