Nurses and Nursing Careers in a Pandemic Era

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From the current projections, COVID-19 is far from over and likely to become much worse and more widespread. As the backbone of the healthcare workforce, nurses must consider themselves indispensable in this ongoing fight to reclaim public health, and take this opportunity to shape their careers.

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COVID-19 continues to hold the global community in its insidious talons, and from the current projections, this pandemic is far from over and is likely to become much worse and more widespread. As the largest portion of the global healthcare workforce, nurses are the backbone of this interconnected system, and we must consider ourselves indispensable in this ongoing fight to reclaim public health.

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Keith Carlson
Keith Carlson, RN, BSN, NC-BC, is a holistic career coach for nurses, award-winning nurse blogger, writer, podcaster, speaker, author, and popular career columnist. With two decades of nursing experience, Keith deeply understands the issues faced by 21st-century nurses. Keith’s two podcasts, RNFM Radio and The Nurse Keith Show, offer inspiration and practical support to nurses seeking to create meaningful, satisfying lives and careers. Keith’s message of savvy career management and professional satisfaction reaches tens of thousands of nurses worldwide. Keith can be found on many social media platforms---including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Instagram - as well as at and Digital Doorway.
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15 Apr 2020
great resource
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12 Apr 2020
Great article
Sharran Fritsch
12 Apr 2020
This was a good general introduction to the professional standards and knowledge that will be required to participate as a valuable member of the Nursing profession.
Hye kang
10 Apr 2020
Michael Gillott
28 May 2020
Interesting read into the current Pandemic.
Juliet Payne
12 Apr 2020
Good reading
Christina Atkins
08 Apr 2020
Informative given the current world health context and reinforces the importance of nursing in the short and long term .
Briana krug
13 Apr 2020
Excellent, clear and concise.
Anna Truong
13 Apr 2020
Great information.
Deidre Johnson
14 Apr 2020
Interesting and thought provoking resource
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