And.... Sleep!

One of the stress management techniques discussed in our blog about Stress Awareness Month (April) was getting a good night’s sleep. But for nurses, getting to sleep can be even more challenging wh...

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Nurses Week Discounts 2020

This year, the American Nurse Association-designated recognition week will begin with National Nurses Day on May 6 and conclude May 12, on the 200th anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth.   ...

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American Nurse Jobs: Nurses Week 2020

This week sees the start of Nurses Week 2020. From Wednesday 6th May through Tuesday 12th May, people all over the U.S. will be celebrating the amazing work that nurses perform on a daily basis. Nu...

An Honest Account from a Registered Nurse NOT on the Frontlines of Covid-19
Healthcare Conundrum: An Honest Account from a Registered Nurse NOT on the Frontlines of Covid-19

Conexus MedStaff's Vice President of Operations, Cathy Vollmer, RN, shares an honest account of how it feels to be a Registered Nurse not working on the frontline during the Covid-19 pandemic, and ...

Requirements to work in the U.S as an International Registered Nurse
Our requirements to work in the U.S. as a Registered Nurse

We employ registered nurses from all over the globe to continue their nursing career in the U.S. If you are a registered nurse from abroad or a recent nursing graduate from the U.S., you can apply ...

Stress Awareness Month and Nurse Stress
What is Stress Awareness Month? April 2020

April is Stress Awareness Month. There is no set definition for the term stress. There is even debate as to whether stress is the cause of a problem or the result of one. Look at the following defi...

Managing Healthcare Teams During a Pandemic

As managers and leaders, we not only have to take care of ourselves, the individuals coming into the healthcare facility for care, but also our care teams providing frontline care at a time when th...

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Telemedicine in the fight against COVID-19

During these unprecedented times of the global COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare organizations are seeking increasingly more inventive ways of delivering healthcare whilst maintaining social distancing...

What is COVID-19 Impact on the NCLEX-RN?
What is the COVID-19 Impact on the NCLEX-RN?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and measures imposed by governments around the world, NCLEX-RN testing has been interrupted with many centers temporarily closed. But we know how vital it is, now more ...

Read our top three reasons why Mexican nurses should move to the US
Making the Move: Mexico to the USA as a Registered Nurse

Are you a nurse from Mexico looking for a new challenge or adventure in your career? If so, we’ve got just the opportunity for you! Read our top 3 reasons below why you should consider continuing y...

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Making the Move from Puerto Rico to the U.S. as a Registered Nurse

For registered nurses in Puerto Rico looking to experience nursing in the U.S., make lasting friendships, and provide for you and your family with life-changing opportunities, Conexus MedStaff can ...

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Scrubs In Public: Do Or Don’t?

With it being National Patient Safety Awareness Week, our blogs are all about safety. There was an article on the Modern Nurse website recently, which was republished from SCRUBS Magazine, which se...

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What are the Opportunities for Canadian Nurses in the U.S.?

Over the last decade, the demand for nurses has been significantly higher in the U.S. compared to Canada. According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, 203,700 new registered nurses...

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

As the global spread of “Novel Coronavirus 2019” continues, we are adding to our original blog about the virus as there have been a number of changes.In February, the International Committee on Tax...

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National Patient Safety Week 2020

March 8 – 14h is National Patient Safety Week in the US. Patient Safety Awareness Week is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about health care safety. There...

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International Nurses In Canada: Career Pathing

It’s common for international nurses who have their sights set on pursuing a career in the US to instead opt for Canada due to the country’s immigration process being much shorter. However, this ra...

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Dignity and Dementia

February 14 – 21 is Alzheimer’s and Dementia Staff Education week in the US. Dementia is an umbrella term which describes a set of symptoms which may include memory loss, and difficulties with thin...

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Nursing Hierarchy In The US Explained

Just like in Canada, US healthcare facilities have a nursing hierarchy that defines their organizational structure. Nurses are tiered by their level of education, licensure, and years of experience...

2020
The Interational Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, in honour of the bicentenary of the birth of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nighti...

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Nursing In The US: Fake News

If you’re a nurse based in Canada contemplating either starting or continuing your career in the US, you might be tempted to consult Google to get answers to your questions. However, as you’re undo...