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Brittney Wilson
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Lives in Georgia
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I looked at my clock as I had been tossing and turning all night with stomach pains. 2:43am. What was going on? Appendicitis? I flip open one of my old text books..no not that. Did I all of a sudden become lactose intolerant? Do I have a gallstone? Was it…
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Love this. I need to look into this issue with my foot. Hum. 
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Do you wear Gaming T Shirts?
What is the best place to get them? Lootcrate?
I liked them for a while, but felt the quality was slipping. What do you recommend?

http://nerdlooter.com/10-totally-awesome-gaming-t-shirts/
If you want to transform your wardrobe with nerd flare, we have your back as far as gaming t shirts are concerned. We have searched high and low for gaming t-shirt designs and styles. Examples come from companies like mass market designs, sophisticated silk screens, and and Brokentier. Below, you will find the 10 totally …
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Stay Awake on Night shift
I've always found that there are a few strategies that really improve my ability to stay away on night shift.
What tips do you have for adjusting to working at night?
http://thenerdynurse.com/2012/10/7-tips-to-stay-awake-on-night-shift.html
Stay Awake on Night Shift - 7 Tips to help nurses combat the urge to sleep at night and provide the tools to survive and maybe even thrive on night shift,
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What do you do in the hospital you are one of the most beautiful women in the hospital
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Looking for nursing shoes?
These are some of the Best Nursing Shoes for Women
What are your favorites?
Finding the right pair of nursing shoes for women or men can make a big difference in the a nurse's life. It's not just about whether your feet hurt.
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Let’s face it; the classic stethoscope has it’s place in healthcare, but it’s 2016. A stethoscope is a tool that no nurse can be without. With technology completely changing the world and standards of care in healthcare, it’s no surprise that electronic…
Let’s check out a few things about buying an electronic stethoscope, and look at some of the best electronic stethoscopes on the market.
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You’re so excited when starting nursing school and student loans are so easy to get that it seems like no big deal to get a few. You take out the loans and sign on the dotted line because you’ve dreamed of this career and you know it’s what you want to do…
Many nurses struggle every day just to make the minimum payment on their loans. Refinancing your student loans may help save you money!
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Let’s review the pros and cons of buying scrubs at a premium price and buying cheap scrubs. Are Cheap Scrubs as Good as Expensive Scrubs? If you’re in the market for nursing scrubs, there are a few things you should keep in mind. You could buy a bunch of…
Let's review the pros and cons of buying scrubs at a premium price and buying cheap scrubs. Can cheap scrubs perform as well as expensive scrubs?
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I really love these Geek Tees
Which is your favorite?

There are a variety of t-shirts nowadays, and among them are those that appeal to geeks. These geek tees have become very popular. Their unique design with inspiration from different areas of geek culture make them fly off the shelves. Themes include; technology, science, video gaming, humanities as well as funny books. There is significant …
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Welcome!
Please feel free to share a post from your nursing blog.
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Thank you for the opportunity, Brittney! Can you tell me how you would like me to do that?
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Best Stethoscope for Nurses
These are some of the best stethoscopes for nurses. Did your favorite make the list?
http://thenerdynurse.com/2013/01/10-best-stethoscopes-for-nurses.html
Are you looking for the best stethoscopes for nurses? You likely already know that nurses use many important pieces of equipment on a daily basis. Whether you're trying to obtain a blood pressure, or listening to the chest of a little one with a cough, your stethoscope is a vital piece of nursing gear.
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In medical career terminology, there are specific terms that are often used interchangeably. And while plenty of career fields have terms that people tend to mix up (for example, criminology and criminal justice), in the medical career field,…
Two commonly interchanged terms in the healthcare field are healthcare management and healthcare administration. Is there a difference between the two?
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One nurse blogger who I am honored to know is Katie Kleber from Nurse Eye Roll. If the name sounds familiar, she is the author of the book Becoming Nursey, that takes new nurses from school to bedside with practical advice and some humor. Now Katie is…
I recently talked to Nurse Eye Roll's Katie Kleber about her newest book Admit One and what it takes to be a nurse author.
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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,
Employment
  • 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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NurseBrittney, Brittney, Brittney Wilson, The Nerdy Nurse, Nerdy Nurse, Brittney Wilson, RN, BSN
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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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Georgia - Georgia
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Affordable survival gear can come in handy if you’re caught in a bind and stranded in a survival situation. New survivalist are finding it h

7 of the Best Geek Tees - Nerd Looter
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There are a variety of t-shirts nowadays, and among them are those that appeal to geeks. These geek tees have become very popular. Their uni

The Everything New Nurse Book Honors
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Many thanks to Brittney Wilson, The Nerdy Nurse for including The Everything New Nurse Book in her compilation of 5 Excellent Books Written

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9 Best Clogs for Nurses
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What do buzzwords, healthcare and unicorns have to do with Citrix Chief Security Strategist Kurt Roemer’s lunch-and-learn session at #HIMSS1

10 Best Watches for Nurses
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Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate.

7 Nursing Blogs to Follow in 2016
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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 n

10 Classy Caribbean Blue Scrubs
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Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate.

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Fans of the one seeds have already started pouring in. It appears Nurse “Hot Lips” Houlihan from M*A*S*H is so far the runaway favorite. Gre

The New Health Care Workplace - Minority Nurse
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As you know, health care is opening to a world of opportunities, as we’ve seen sweeping changes unlike any other in the last five decades. S

3 ways nurses can benefit from changing healthcare trends
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The vast changes sweeping through the healthcare world present an array of opportunities for forward-thinking nurses. But for many nurses, t

Google Docs - create and edit documents online, for free.
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Create a new document and edit with others at the same time -- from your computer, phone or tablet. Get stuff done with or without an intern

NCLEX Cruise & CEU Cruises for Nurses
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Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate.

The Real ICU Nurse Job Description
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Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate.

Ep 38: Clinical Staff HIPAA – The Nerdy Nurse
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We talk a lot about all the tech and business aspects of HIPAA compliance but in this episode we get a chance to look at clinical staff HIPA

17 Stethoscope Accessories Nurses Will Love
thenerdynurse.com

Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate.