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Brittney Wilson
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My friend Renee Thompson has solved a huge problem for nurses with her NCLEX cruise and CEU cruises for nurses. When my friend Renee Thompson told me she and with Dr. Louise Jakubik would be organizing these nursing cruises, I was SO excited! These ladies…
Renee Thompson has solved a huge problem for nurses with her NCLEX cruise and CEU cruises for nurses.
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If you've ever search a hospital job board for an ICU nurse job description, you'll likely find something very different than what the job actually entails. Critical care is a an area that is constantly challenging you as a nurse. There is such a wide…
ICU nurses have a tough job and it's difficult to describe. Job postings don't cut it. This is the real ICU nurse job description.
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The Year in Review - The Top 10 Posts of 2015

2015 has been an awesome year for The Nerdy Nurse! Traffic has grown by over 200%, and we've had some amazing opportunities to highlight interesting and innovative products and tools in the world of nursing and technology.
The top 10 posts of 2015 include some excellent nursing and technology resources including posts on nursing shoes, to stethoscopes, to the Comcast data cap.
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Have you ever considered becoming a maker nurse? Nurse inventions are being used by healthcare professionals every day to improve patient care. It really makes a lot of sense, if you think about it. Nurses are natural problem solvers. They think on their…
Have you ever considered becoming a maker nurse? Nurse inventions are improving lives. So what does it take to get a product to market?
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The Best Task Management App - A @GQueues Review

Hold on tight, you're about to be blown away by the best task management app available! This Gqueues review will provide you with an honest account of, what is in my opinion, the best task management app for online productivity. It's great for bloggers,…
Hold on tight, you're about to be blown away by the best task management app available! This Gqueues review will provide you with an honest account of, what is in my opinion, the best task management app for online productivity. It's great for bloggers, informaticists, analysts, and pretty much anyone that uses a computer as to do their work.
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Working on Christmas is not fun, but Christmas scrubs are! Although many hospitals and other healthcare employers have switched to a solid color for their nursing uniforms, there are a few places where scrubs are still pretty much "anything goes." This is…
Working on Christmas is not fun, but Christmas scrubs are! We've collected 5 Christmas scrubs that are sure to brighten your holiday.
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Is obtaining a BSN degree something that is important to you? Have you considered going back to school, but even the thought of it stresses you out? You’re not alone. Many nurses remember ADN school as a stressful experience they aren’t interested in…
Finding an RN to BSN program that works with your schedule crucial. FlexPath is an innovative approach to obtaining a BSN degree that may work for you.
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5 Survival Tips for the Night Shift Nurse

Being the night shift nurse is a grueling job. Though, it is the shift most nurses start on in their career. I have worked as a labor and delivery nurse for the last 10 years, 8 of them on the night shift. I have come up with these 5 tips that helped me…
Working as a night shift nurse is tough. It requires a specific set of skills and patience, but this article will give you a jump start.
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Would love your vote for The Nerdy Nurse for Best Health Blog. Just search "Nerdy" and click vote. 
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The Growing Concern of Visual Privacy #ad #visualhacking #visualprivacy #privacymatters @3Mscreens

A few months ago I wrote about a post titled "What is Visual Privacy and How to Avoid Visual Hacking." My goal was to define both visual privacy and visual hacking and offer solutions to protect sensitive data. I highlighted 3M™ Privacy Filters and how…
Visual privacy is a growing concern that affects nearly everyone, especially in healthcare. Visual hacking can lead to costly data breaches.
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Do you wear Christmas scrubs to work?
Working on Christmas is not fun, but Christmas scrubs are! We've collected 5 Christmas scrubs that are sure to brighten your holiday.
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A nurse's Christmas is often not like others. Instead of spending the day with their families, many nurses will spend the day caring for the ill. On Christmas morning when you're running downstairs, wearing your Christmas pajamas, and excited to spend…
A nurse Christmas wish list is similar to most, but they do have a few key pain points that these Ideas for thoughtful gifts for nurses will surely address
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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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The Real ICU Nurse Job Description
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I’m honored to host the first Nurse Blog Carnival of 2016. In a look back at 2015, each nurse blogger wrote a post titled “A Year in Review:

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10 Phrases Every Nurse Should Know in Spanish
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The Very Inspiring Blogger Award
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I extend deep gratitude to both Carol Gino and The Nursing Site Blog for nominating Digital Doorway for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Th