Category Archives: Nursing News

Go West, Young Nurse?

Registered Nurses: Employment growth (chart)

  Over five years after the global financial crisis, jobs are still scarcer than they used to be in the United States – but not everywhere! In true American spirit, for example, thousands of people looking for jobs – or better-paying jobs – have been trekking north and west to “men camps” in rugged states Continue Reading

2015 Nursing Jobs Photo Contest

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Back by Popular Demand Our Nursing Jobs Photo Contest! Send us a photo at  contest@nursingjobs.us for a chance to win $100! Calling All Nurses! Recently we at NursingJobs.us have been looking through stock photography to use for ours campaigns however all we’ve continued to come across is the fake-looking models posing in halloween nurse costumes. Therefore we’ve brought back Continue Reading

Nurse Saves Ederly Patient From Delusional Doctor

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A heroic nurse stepped in to save an elderly patient from a Doctor that was about to cut into the patients vein with a scalpel in order to take a blood sample. Doctor Vincent Osunkwo received the job of senior house officer at Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise after he was the only one to apply for the position Continue Reading

Nursing Queens

Nursing Queens

Nurses from Seattle Children’s Hospital got down and groovy for an online video challenge to their very own remake of Abba’s Dancing Queen.  The nurses went all out with disco moves and sparkly bell bottoms. Watch the fun video below.

IE7 users, we need to talk…

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Wayne Gretzky once said “skate where the puck is going, not where it’s been” and, in the fast-evolving world of technology, this is sound advice that we have taken to heart as we launched the new NursingJobs.us job board. The new site uses a more modern interface that supports the mobiles and tablets that our Continue Reading

The new NursingJobs.us is here!

The New NursingJobs.us

We have overhauled our site to make it easier to use, not to mention to look a lot better, come check it out at NursingJobs.us! But we aren’t anywhere near done yet! We know that listening to you, our users, is how we can stay on top, and we are going to do all we Continue Reading

Christmas trees for nurses

"Christmas Tree for Nurses!" (imgur)

Did you know you can make a Christmas “tree” out of rubber gloves?  We here at NursingJobs.us didn’t know that either until we found this awesome photo of a “Christmas Tree for Nurses” on Reddit.  We promptly dispatched our research team to investigate this phenomenon and discovered plenty of nurses and others repurposing rubber gloves Continue Reading

Nurse Photo Contest: We have a winner

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Congratulations to Annell Farris, the latest winner of the ongoing Nurse Photo Contest! Farris graduated from the School of Nursing at John Hopkins University in 2008 when she was 59 years old and began her career as an operating room nurse. Annell will receive a $100 Amazon.com gift certificate. Send us your best photos for Continue Reading

Scrubbing In docu-series about travel nurses starts tonight

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Scrubbing In, a new MTV show documenting the assignments of nine Aya Healthcare travel nurses in two Orange County hospitals, will premiere tonight (October 24, 2013) at 10pm ET/PT. In a recent press release, Aya Healthcare noted that it’s hoping the show will inspire the next generation of nurses: The featured travel nurses represent a Continue Reading

Superheroes visit Texas Children’s Hospital

Gerber Abarca as "Spiderman" rehearses his poses while dangling off the building to begin scaling the hospital exteriors to wash windows and surprise patients at Texas Children's Hospital on Friday, July 19, 2013, in Houston.  PHOTO BY MAYRA BELTRAN

A group of superheroes, disguised as window washers, visited Texas Children’s Hospital on Friday.  Houston Chronicle photographer Mayra Beltran was on hand to capture the surprise and delight of the hospital’s patients.   The surprise visit is part of a growing trend of window washers donning superhero costumes at hospitals across the nation.