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Looking like a professional

Doctors can (and do) wear anything. No one questions their professionalism. People who work in software make a point of wearing jeans and a T-shirt. Business people follow complicated intricate rules for professional attire, but again, it is something that allows for significant and substantial variation. Nurses live in a strange land of uniform that… Continue reading Looking like a professional

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Ebola and Nursing

It is pretty clear that we are not prepared to deal with Ebola. The CDC is saying that the United States can handle it. Certainly the U.S. has technology that Liberia does not have. However, nurses know that technology is not the whole story. http://www.contracostatimes.com/breaking-news/ci_26714686/national-nurses-union-rallies-oakland-after-dallas-nurse Even health care workers are divided on what constitutes appropriate… Continue reading Ebola and Nursing