4 Simple Ways To Help Prevent The Spread Of Covid

With the rise in Covid cases across the country from the Delta variant and potentially new threats of variants in the future, it’s all too easy to feel helpless and powerless at fighting against this pandemic. And while we’re not in total control of the future, there are simple, easy, and often overlooked ways where we can actually help. Check out these four tips that you can implement today in preventing the spread of Covid and staying safe.

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3 Ways Healthcare Professionals Have Been Heroes During The COVID Pandemic

For over a year and a half now, healthcare professionals have been working on the frontlines of this pandemic, faithfully tending to infected patients. Even with the rise of new variants and new findings, the healthcare industry has remained steady and constant in its care for those who need it. Here are three ways healthcare professionals have been and still are heroes to society: Continue reading

4 Tips for Preventing Burnout

healthcare worker facing burnout

Let’s face it: whether you’re new to nursing or you’ve been in the field for years, there’s always the potential for burnout. After all, you’ve dedicated most of your week to selflessly caring for others. Add in long shifts, strong emotion, and high demand, and you’re sure to find yourself in need of these 4 tips for preventing burnout.

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Want a Career in Healthcare? Here’s What You Should Include in Your Resume

Your healthcare resume should convey your selling points, but how do you know what to include? First, your resume should reflect your skills and experience in the field, your commitment to providing quality care, and your ability to learn and grow along with your team. Whether you’re new to the field or you’re wanting to move out of your role and into something new, you can make some changes to help your resume stand out from the competition. 

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Get Inspired: 4 Books for Nurses in Need of a Pick-Me-Up

Whether it’s the connections we get to make with patients or the joy of seeing someone recover with our help, nursing comes with many rewards that keep us coming back each day. However, working in healthcare can be emotionally, mentally, and physically draining. So, what do we do when we need to be inspired? We take some time for self-care and curl up with a good book. 

If you’re looking for a good read, check out this list of some fun, inspiring, and meaningful books about nursing:

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What You Need to Know Before Taking a Travel Nursing Job

One thing’s for sure: COVID-19 has certainly left its mark on the medical field, and it doesn’t seem to be over yet. Due to the pandemic, jobs in travel nursing have been on the rise, and for good reasons. If you’re considering taking a job as a travel nurse, you’ll want a full picture of what to expect before you sign on the dotted line, and your Express Healthcare recruiter is here to get your questions answered. 

Don’t know what to ask? Before taking a travel nursing job, be sure you find out everything you can about the following 6 topics.

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Feeling Depleted? Get Inspired by These Ted Talks

Those who choose to make a career out of medicine usually do so because they want to make an impact. Nurses, techs, and other medical professionals have made a life of caring for others, and this sacrificial nature just can’t be taught. But with the added restrictions, requirements, and general stress of COVID-19, we can often come home exhausted, forgetting why we chose healthcare in the first place. That’s why we’ve compiled a few TED Talks to inspire you and give you some fresh perspective. 

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