January2016

Commit to continuing education in the new year! CEdirect is FREE and offers hundreds of relevant, accredited courses for nurses

It’s a new year. Maybe this is the year you will become certified in your specialty. Maybe you are interested in learning more about a specific health topic that you see frequently on your unit. Or maybe you are committing to developing professionally in another way. We can help. As[…]

How to make a personal connection with your patients (and why it’s so important) — an interview with Barbara Jacobs

AAMC’s Chief Nurse, Barbara Jacobs, MSN, RN, was recently interviewed by HealthLeaders Media on her work promoting personal connections between healthcare staff and their patients. Barbara’s interest in this area began about 5-6 years ago, when she saw healthcare changing. “We were getting everything into the computers and getting so[…]