Nursing

Nursing is a healthcare profession that focuses on the care of individuals and their families to help them recover from illness and maintain optimal health and quality of life.
Nursing Profession

In most countries throughout the world, the practice of nursing is regulated by national or state law to keep the practice standards high. As such, an individual wishing to enter and continue in the profession is required to pass certain education and training requirement set by the government.

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COVID data failures create pressure for public health system overhaul

COVID data failures create pressure for public health system overhaul

Back to life: COVID lung transplant survivor tells her story

Back to life: COVID lung transplant survivor tells her story

Study finds increase in support for telehealth and mobile health monitoring since COVID

Study finds increase in support for telehealth and mobile health monitoring since COVID

Research reveals how quickly pre-cancerous skin lesions can form on the DNA

Research reveals how quickly pre-cancerous skin lesions can form on the DNA

Online COVID-19 symptom tracking tool ensures a person's confidentiality and privacy

Online COVID-19 symptom tracking tool ensures a person's confidentiality and privacy

Contact tracers in Massachusetts might order milk or help with rent. Here’s why.

Contact tracers in Massachusetts might order milk or help with rent. Here’s why.

Dying young: The health care workers in their 20s killed by COVID-19

Dying young: The health care workers in their 20s killed by COVID-19

Choosing the best milk fortifiers can lead to improved health outcomes in premature babies

Choosing the best milk fortifiers can lead to improved health outcomes in premature babies

Mount Sinai's Arnhold Institute for Global Health and NYC Health + Hospitals launch CURE-19

Mount Sinai's Arnhold Institute for Global Health and NYC Health + Hospitals launch CURE-19

Nurses and doctors sick with COVID feel pressured to get back to work

Nurses and doctors sick with COVID feel pressured to get back to work

Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19’

Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19’

Study identifies factors that influence women's decisions regarding therapy options

Study identifies factors that influence women's decisions regarding therapy options

Study shows home monitoring program improves survival rates in infants with heart defects

Study shows home monitoring program improves survival rates in infants with heart defects

Exclusive: Over 900 health workers have died of COVID-19. And the toll is rising

Exclusive: Over 900 health workers have died of COVID-19. And the toll is rising

Opioid risk is higher for patients transitioning to skilled nursing facilities

Opioid risk is higher for patients transitioning to skilled nursing facilities

COVID-19 Prevention Network announces Phase 3 trials to evaluate monoclonal antibodies

COVID-19 Prevention Network announces Phase 3 trials to evaluate monoclonal antibodies

Only half of pregnant women worldwide get treatment for preventable Rh disease

Only half of pregnant women worldwide get treatment for preventable Rh disease

Chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness produce different patterns of brain activity after moderate exercise

Chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness produce different patterns of brain activity after moderate exercise

USF Health researchers develop new reporter mouse strain for identifying P2X2-expressing cells

USF Health researchers develop new reporter mouse strain for identifying P2X2-expressing cells

Experts recommend routine health care visits for dietary assessment and counseling

Experts recommend routine health care visits for dietary assessment and counseling