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Kathy Quan
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I'm an RN, an award-winning author and blogger, and an advocate of quality patient health care
I'm an RN, an award-winning author and blogger, and an advocate of quality patient health care

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When Nurse Practitioners Step Forward
Nurse practitioners have been in the news in early 2017, and for very good reason; the time for nurse practitioners (NPs) and advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to step forward has come, and the world is taking notice. In defining NPs, the Amer...

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99 Top Nursing Blogs
GeriatricNursing.org has complied a really nice list of nursing bloggers and has honored many of us as " Top 99 Nurse Bloggers of 2017 ." I am always humbled and honored to be in such great company and share with you because this list is complex and well an...

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AMericans are Living Longer
As a general rule, I don't place Infographics, but this one comes from a vetted source, and is full of great information. Enjoy... (It takes a few seconds to load, and you have to do some scrolling side to side as well as up and down.) The University of Sou...

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Please Support The National Nurse Act of 2017
Nurses were once again voted the Most Trusted Professionals in the 2016 Gallup Poll. This marked the 15th year in a row that nurses have topped the list. It’s indeed an honor to call ourselves nurses and to be able to impart our knowledge on our patients t...

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How a Patient Ends Up on Isolation Precautions: In Five Simple Steps
A guest post You enter your unit and receive morning report. Mr. Z, a 68-year-old gentleman with diagnosis cellulitis of the left leg was previously on standard precautions at the time you clocked out yesterday evening. You notice that he now has an isolat...
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