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April is National Occupational Therapy Month

by Howard Gerber on April 2, 2012

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Sometimes we don’t give a second thought about our ability to complete simple tasks: walking to the mailbox, reading a magazine, organizing our calendars and important files, enjoying social interactions with friends and loved ones, etc. Next thing you know, suddenly things change and the abilities we once took for granted may not be counted on anymore. [continue reading…]

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Best Nurse Clip Art and Medical Images

by Howard Gerber on April 26, 2011

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As a nurse, you are usually tending to patients, assisting physicians, and answering questions from family members. However, you also have responsibilities that have nothing to do with your patients. You may be attending continuing education classes, responsible for the monthly calendar, make a weekly newsletter for your unit, or be required to complete any number of tasks that require creative thinking and publication. One way to add focal interest to your creative endeavors is with clip art. Finding nursing and medical clip art is just one more way you probably don’t want to spend your time or energy. To make your life easier we have compiled a list of some of the best free nursing and medical clip art sources available online. [continue reading…]

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Stress Relief for Overstressed Healthcare Workers

by Angela Stevens on April 16, 2009

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You take care of patients all day, but who is taking care of you? Hospitals across the country are grossly understaffed due to lack of adequate funding, leading to sometimes unmanageable nurse-to-patient and doctor-to-patient ratios. Mandatory overtime places additional stress on healthcare workers who are already being pushed to their limits during the course of the normal work week. I don’t know about you, but this sounds like a recipe for disaster to me. [continue reading…]

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