June 29, 2018

Critical Cover-Up Receives Award

Exciting News! CRITICAL COVER-UP has won an award and has been selected  as a Finalist for the  Book Excellence Awards. You can imagine how thrilled I was when I received the email with the Congratulations Announcement this week. Congratulations! You are a 2018 Book Excellence Award Finalist! 🏆 It is with great pleasure to announce […]

August 28, 2017

When Patient Safety is Compromised

Patient safety is a major concern and priority in today’s healthcare system. Each year the Joint Commission establishes new National Patient Safety Goals. Most if not all medical facilities have policies regarding patient safety and even include it in their mission statements. Typical mission statements like these grace the walls in hospitals and medical centers […]

August 27, 2017

The Stress of Critical Care Nursing

Critical care nursing is challenging and not only mentally stressful, but physically demanding. It’s ideal for the twenty-something and thirty-something nurses. Yet the average age of an ICU nurse has continually increased in recent years. Today it’s forty-seven or forty-eight. The level of experience of those nurses is phenomenal, and makes one wonder how they […]