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Jul 11, 2024

In this episode, we are re-sharing an episode where we sit down with Sean Dent, DNP ACNP APRN, a highly experienced ICU nurse practitioner. We dig deep into the types of equipment you’ll run into in the ICU. These include:

  • Arterial lines

  • Different options for monitoring fluid status

  • Cooling devices

  • CRRT

Jun 27, 2024

In this episode, Kati interviews Elizabeth Fields, MSN FNP APRN, a nurse practitioner specializing in orthopedics. She sees patients in the hospital after they undergo ortho surgery, so she works closely with acute care ortho nurses! In this episode, we discuss:

  • What new ortho nurses struggle with most

  • Common...

Jun 13, 2024

In this episode, Kati and two nursing professionals who interview new grad nurses for a well-known accredited nurse residency program walk through four common interview questions. We explore a bad and sub-par response as well as examples of dazzling responses.

The questions we outline are:

  • Tell me about a mistake you...

May 30, 2024

Giving and receiving hand-off from an experienced nurse is pretty overwhelming to a nursing student or newly licensed nurse. In this previously released episode, Kati and Elizabeth discuss:

  • What nursing report is for an acute care nurse

  • Unspoken nursing report etiquette

  • Basics of what should be communicated during...

May 16, 2024

This interview comes from the archives! Kati interviewed Beth Hawks, MSN RN-BC, a highly experienced and amazing nursing professional development specialist and preceptor, on tips for new nurse preceptors. Expect to learn:

  • How to give feedback in a constructive manner

  • Tips for nurses going into the precepting role...