Professional Nurse Resources

Nurses impact healthcare in many roles and across practice settings. Nurses consider the social determinants of health to provide holistic care, they strive to promote health equity, and from the bedside to the boardroom, the leadership of nurses impacts change.

Lippincott NursingCenter is here to help you pursue and achieve your professional goals while optimizing patient care and outcomes. Learn about issues and trends in nursing in our monthly From the Desk of the Chief Nurse series and delve into our professional nurse resources below.

From the Desk of the Chief Nurse

Anne Dabrow Woods, DNP, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC, FAAN
Chief Nurse, Wolters Kluwer, Health Learning, Research & Practice


Supporting New Nurses Through the Novice to Expert Journey

I recently responded to a rapid response team (RRT) call for a patient in acute respiratory distress. Despite interventions, the patient was transferred to the critical care unit, intubated, and placed on a ventilator. The nurses on the floor had done an excellent job recognizing the patient was in trouble and called for help. The team worked like a well-oiled machine, no drama, no chaos; everyone in attendance knew exactly what to do. That’s what competency looks like – a team knowing how to assess a situation, use their critical thinking and judgement skills, intervene, reassure the patient, get the job done and, in this case, have a good patient outcome.  Read more

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Explore the professional nurse resources Lippincott NursingCenter has assembled to help you succeed.