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Nursing Skills for the Emergency Room

In a single shift, an emergency room nurse might care for an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s disease who has broken a hip, a small child with a severe asthma attack or a teenager with a broken arm. Although it is uncommon, an emergency room also might be completely empty for an hour or two. However, the calm can be shattered by the simultaneous arrival of several ambulances bringing in victims from a multi-car accident. ER nurses must have the skills to deal with all these situations.

from Scrubs Magazine

5 apps every ER nurse needs

Work in the emergency room? We've got five apps you'll want to keep handy during your fast-paced shifts.


Best-selling nurse author, Echo Heron, presents riveting and unforgettable narratives from emergency room nurses across the nation.

from Scrubs Magazine

Working in the ER: BE PREPARED

BE PREPARED Years of working in the Emergency Room will give you great ability to be prepared for the unexpected. It’s a prized survival skill we learn all too well while working in the unpredictable world of Emergency Medicine and Nursing.