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His bundle pacing

These pacemakers provide an alternative for those who don’t respond to other devices.  Takeaways: His bundle pacing offers a superior alternative to the potential adverse...

To celebrate the launch of the Year of the Nurse, American Nurse Journal launched its My Nurse Influencer program to feature some of the greatest online nurse influencers! These influencers bring a fresh perspective to our journal and offer our readers more diverse topic matter. We are also thrilled to offer these influencers a platform to share their voices.

I am a school nurse

The Relentless School Nurse: One good turn deserves another

I am sharing testimony that I gave about the state of pandemic school nursing in...

Nurses, please don’t drop the ball

One of the most recognizable rituals in ringing in the new year, at least for...
school nurse

The Relentless School Nurse: Wishing another year away

I feel like we are caught in a cycle of wishing these pandemic years away...
inside nursing

Inside Nursing: Preparing providers to care for veterans and their families

It’s not uncommon for health care providers to feel that they lack the knowledge and...
test taking tips

Select all that apply: patient care beyond the test

Multiple choice tests are among nursing education’s most recognizable stressors (or stigmata), up there with...
school shooting

The Relentless School Nurse: Another school shooting in another American town

My heart is heavy, feeling the unbearable grief that families and communities are experiencing on...

Stay up-to-date with the latest from the American Nurse Journal community! Follow our editors’ blogs, The Writing Mind, Off the Charts, and read more about highlights in the broader nursing community, and check out the newest letter to the editor.

How shall we mourn our dead?

Take your time and follow the path that’s right for you. Since May 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have required nursing homes...

Frontline nurses and transformational leadership

A key to quality and safety In 2011, the Institute of Medicine called for nurses in all settings and levels of care to be prepared...
AML

Differentiation syndrome: An emerging oncologic complication

Nurses are critical to recognizing and managing this life-threatening condition.  Learning Objectives  Identify the pathophysiology of differentiation syndrome (DS). Compare DS with tumor lysis syndrome. ...
Transformative ideas are everywhere

Transformational ideas are everywhere

Transforming U.S. healthcare to be more person-centric, forward-looking, and technology-enabled is a formidable objective and will require innovation across education, regulation, and nursing practice....
AI

Artificial intelligence in nursing

Practical implementation in clinical settings. Editor's note: This is an early release of a web exclusive article for the January 2022 issue of American Nurse...
ANA\C

Nurse leaders and advocacy

Safeguarding nurses’ scope of practice and the profession.   Nursing leadership means different things to different nurses. As executive director of the American Nurses AssociationCalifornia (ANAC),...

Shortage solutions

ANA, partners develop detailed road map for better staffing.  News headlines about the nurse staffing shortage portray an extreme event placing enormous stress on nurses...

Education and Career Guide

Education can be the key to professional success. Whether you’re a new or experienced nurse, returning to school to get your BSN or an advanced degree can make the difference between thriving and stagnating in your career. Tap into the articles presented in this year’s education guide for tips and thoughtful advice on nursing education.

The American Nurse Education and Career Guide, provides you with facts, figures, other nurses’ experiences, and tons of other resources to help you in your journey.

HealthCom Media, the publishers of American Nurse Journal, the American Nurses Association and Al Roker Productions collaborated to bring a few shining examples of the exemplary work being done by nurses in today’s very challenging healthcare environment to the American public. 

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High blood pressure during pregnancy can present significant risks to mother and child, but practitioners have sometimes be hesitant to prescribe blood pressure medication...