Nursing Credentials and Certifications: How to advance your nursing career without going back to school

July 7, 2019

This post is sponsored by Nurse Backpack.
One thing that is highly sought after in the nursing community is the concept of adding more letters to your name. Not only is it incredibly rewarding, but it also sets you apart from your coworkers. For me, obtaining my OCN (Oncology Certified Nurse) was a great way for me to further my knowledge of my perspective field without the commitment of schooling. 

Making the switch to clean products: Why I am making the change to clean, cruelty-free, non toxic products

June 30, 2019

making the switch to natural products

Organic foods and clean beauty products have been around for a while. I am sure we can all name a few trendy restaurants in our town or a product on the shelf that boosts about this. Heck, Sephora just came out with a whole clean, cruelty-free line! The concept of living healthier is not new, but for the first time, I have actually started to consider it.

How Attending my First ONS Congress Changed my Life

June 8, 2019

How attending a nursing conference changed my life

The ONS 44th Annual Congress showed up in my life during a critical moment. After growing up in California for the last 25 years, I made a huge life decision and moved to Oregon knowing only two people in the state. I also left my inpatient nursing family and started a new job as an outpatient infusion center nurse. After my move, I began to suffer from some depression. 

Day in the Life of an Infusion Nurse

June 4, 2019

A lot of individuals have reached out to me on Instagram asking about my job duties as an infusion nurse and how my day differs from working on the floor. I wanted to create a photo story of my day (like this post here), but was really struggling with how to maintain privacy. So instead you will just have to deal with my descriptions.

How to Know if You are Ready for Your Masters in Nursing

May 5, 2019

As I graduated from nursing school in 2016 with my Bachelors, I told myself that I would be back soon for my masters. Then I started in my career and was so overwhelmed with learning how to be a real nurse that I put my love and desire for education on the back burner.

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