Strangers In Our Midst

Coping with Staff Resentment Full time permanent staff nurses are frequently overwhelmed by the demands placed upon them by the increasing acuity of their patients, the escalating paperwork burden, and chronic understaffing. Current estimates are that 8.5 percent of nursing positions nationwide are unfilled. To help alleviate the severe staffing shortage, many hospitals utilize temporary

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Being Away from Your Family on the Holidays

Separation from family and friends during the holidays is difficult. Here are some things you can do to ease the loneliness. At some point in our lives, we all experience the loneliness that comes with spending a holiday or special occasion away from family and loved ones. While nothing can fill the void of missing

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