Our Imagine a World Without Nurses Competition has received a couple of great entries lately. We thought it might be a good idea for you to check them out, if you haven't done so yet - "World...
It's October and time to spring clean! Time to open the cupboards, clear out and dump all that old stuff that's getting in the way and cluttering up everything. Let's clean out the Nursing Management Cupboards. Let's start with their...
I once worked with a nurse who, when I asked "How did you decide to do orthopaedic nursing?" she replied, "what? I haven't decided anything, I'm still not sure what I want to do when I ...
In my 21 years of nursing I have been fortunate to have been on Workers Compensation only twice due to a strained back. Subsequently I have only had a couple of days off to rest my...
Over a month ago, we began our search for Nurse Uncut's second batch of Nurse Champions. And, we're pleased to inform you that we've received a few great applicants. So, at the moment, the applications are...
I started this thread in the forum a few months ago and I got a lot of interesting comments from members. So, I thought I'd make an article about it. But first, what is 'needlephobia'? According to Google,...
In Aged Care, we tend to have quite a lot to do with residents' families and visitors.We face many situations where we have to put ourselves in the the other persons shoes. As has been said in...
This is the last of my 4 night shifts... woohoo! I must admit, I'm not a night person at all but nothing much I can do about not working the night shifts I'm afraid. I'm just whinging...
Have you seen the latest videos from New South Wales' Nurses' Association (NSWNA)? If you haven't yet, do take a look in our video archive under 'Watch'. Here are two of the most recent stories featured: Sharon's Story:...
Nurse Uncut's August giveaways has just concluded. Thanks to all the members who participated. We have some amazing comments throughout the month of August! I am impressed with the quality of the comments on our blog posts...