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Brittney Wilson
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Being a new nurse on the floor can present many terrifying, wonderful and insane experiences (usually all in the same day). Any nurse would be lying if they said that their first year in the workplace was a walk in the park. Sometimes there are ups and…
Being a new nurse on the floor can present many terrifying, wonderful and insane experiences. These tips can help a new nurse survive their first job.
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If you want to get better at auscultation and enjoy the convenience of documenting the sounds auscultated by transferring them to a computer using cutting-edge Bluetooth tech, look no further than Littman electronic stethoscopes. Digital stethoscopes have…
Digital stethoscopes have been around for a while. But does that mean the Littmann Electronic Stethoscope is better than other stethoscopes? Let's find out!
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Did you ever buy a pair of nursing shoes and have them hurt your heels? When you’re always running around, picking up commands and following instructions carefully, you just cannot afford to be spending time feeling miserable about your aching feet. We…
It is important to stay comfortable when you’re on your feet. That’s why I have put together this post so you can find the most comfortable nursing shoes.
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Not every nurse wants a more traditional nursing shoe. For that reason I put together a list of the Best Clogs for Nurses. Some of thses clogs will also add a little bit of flair to an otherwise monochromatic uniform. Everyone knows that working as a…
Finding the best clogs for nurses can be like finding a needle in a haystack. For that reason I put together a list of the Best Clogs for Nurses.
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You don’t automatically graduate nursing school automatically knowing everything you need to know. One of the most commonly forgotten med math conversions is “How many CCs are in an ounce.” When you forget seemingly simple things, it’s frustration, but…
How many CC's are in an ounce? This and other common nursing questions can stump you. These tricks will help you answer your common nursing questions.
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There are so many reasons why a nurse would wear a watch to work. Some still count respiration’s and pulse manually, clocks don’t always work, charting, med times, and the list goes on and on. I always viewed a watch as part of the fundamental nursing…
I always viewed a watch as part of the fundamental nursing uniform. Check out my list of 10 Best watches for nurses and find the perfect watch for you.
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This post contains affiliate links. I have said before, and I’ll say it again: We need more nursing blogs. There are so many different specialties, points of views, and ways to do things that there is more than enough room for all of us to work together.…
If you have thought about starting a nursing blog but didn't know how, then this post is for you. Start a Nursing Blog in 3 easy steps!
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A nurse needs focus, passion, talent, drive, endurance and a great—really great—pair of comfortable nursing shoes. Not just nice, long-lasting, daily knockabouts, but paragons of comfortable footwear, shoes or clogs with the strength of radial tires and…
If you are looking to buy a great pair of nursing shoes on sale, check out my picks on where you are most likely to score nursing shoes on sale.
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So you are a nursing practitioner and you are torn about which stethoscope to buy. Used by a great number of proud doctors, nurses and medical professionals around the world, Littman stethoscopes offer terrific acoustic response, exceptional value, and…
Used by a great number of proud doctors, nurses and medical professionals around the world, check out my list of the Best Littmann Stethoscopes.
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Are you in the market for a new watch? #nurses  
I always viewed a watch as part of the fundamental nursing uniform. Check out my list of 10 Best watches for nurses and find the perfect watch for you.
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Nursing is a profession that is known for the support they provide. Nurses work incredibly long hours, in highly stressful situations, and need support for themselves. As online communities have grown, so too have nurse blogs...
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Brittney Wilson, BSN, RN is The Nerdy Nurse a Community Manager @NextWaveConnect
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Brittney Wilson, RN, BSN, also known as The Nerdy Nurse, is community manager at Next Wave Connect, and a former Clinical Informatics nurse. In her day job she gets to do what she loves every day: Combine technology and healthcare to improve patient outcomes. She can best be described as a patient, nurse and technology advocate, and has a passion for using technology to innovate, improve and simplify lives, especially in healthcare. Brittney blogs about nursing issues, technology, healthcare, parenting and various lifestyle topics at thenerdynurse.com. You can also connect with her on twitter @TheNerdyNurse.

Brittney is the author of The Nerdy Nurse's Guide to Technology and is an prominent social media influencer. 
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Mother, Wife, RN, BSN, Clinical Informatics Specialist, Social Media & Technology Advocate, HIT, Brand Ambassador, social media influencer, author, community manager,
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Community Manager @NextWaveConnect
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blogging, social media, EMR, home care, home health, nursing, patient care, informatics, information technology, HIT, blogger, author, brand ambassador, social media influencer,
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  • Next Wave Connect
    Community Manager, 2014 - present
    Community Manager for a healthcare social network.
  • TheNerdyNurse.com
    Owner, 2010 - present
    Full time patient, nurse, and technology advocate at http://thenerdynurse.com.
  • Private Hospital
    Clinical Informatics Specialist, 2011 - 2014
    System administrator for Home Health EMR system.
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