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Night nurses and exercise

How regular activity can increase sleep quality and quantity. Takeaways: Working at night disrupts nurses’ circadian rhythms and impacts their physical and mental health. Nurses...

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Nurses: The Secret Factor for Better Supply Chains

Nurses are key links in the hospital supply chain, however, hospitals often overlook them when it comes to identifying supply chain improvements. This report, based on findings from a recent survey of 100 nurses, shares the top supply chain changes nurses wish their hospitals would make, and how current supply chain processes impact efficiency, waste and revenue, patient safety, and stress.

On Demand Viewing

Due to the overwhelming response to our American Nurse Heroes television premiere(s), we are preparing our On Demand viewing options. Please sign up for updates on how you can watch this captivating “love letter” to nurses documentary. If you missed all the network fanfare, our On Demand options provide a unique opportunity to see the documentary for yourself.

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.

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The Relentless School Nurse: Reaching a tipping point

I am honored by the number of school nurses from across the country who reach...

I have an idea! Now what?

Nurses often reach out to me for advice — they have an innovation idea and don’t know...
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Inside Nursing: Community barriers to achieving vaccine equity

The world is moving on, but there is still risk—unequal risk—of COVID-19 infection in the...

The Relentless School Nurse: an unsettled feeling

I am feeling so unsettled that words are not flowing for me. Usually, my blog...
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Nurse Keith’s Corner: Nursing success and harvesting the fruits of your labors

When a garden is created, the labor involves tilling, planting, weeding, tending, and otherwise nurturing...
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Simone Biles: what if nurses followed her lead?

On July 27th, Simone Biles withdrew from an Olympics all-around finals round because of mental...

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.

Standing desks ease health impact of seated work

Working from home had an unexpected effect on Linda Curtsinger, RN. “At first, I thought it was going to be nice to work at...

Promoting nurses’ well-being during COVID-19

To: Ethics Advisory Board    From: ANA member Subject: Nurses’ well-being   I was a senior in my bachelor of science in nursing program last year during...

Night nurses and exercise

Finding the voice within


Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state

Early identification and management are key to good outcomes.  Learning Objectives  Compare onset, diagnosis, and treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state. Identify...

Standing desks ease health impact of seated work

Working from home had an unexpected effect on Linda Curtsinger, RN. “At first, I thought it was going to be nice to work at...

125 years of progress

ANA’s track record shapes its pandemic response.  “We have been so busy that we don’t know where we are at. I work 10 hours per...

Finding the voice within

For millennial nurses, involvement in community leadership through professional associations such as the National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) can be integral to developing...

Special and unique: You

Using a unique nurse identifier recognizes your contributions to quality patient care. Intelligent systems surround us. They include automated robotic vacuums to clean floors, facial...

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.

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