• “Drop Out Club”: Explore the alternatives – Part Two
    Drop Out Club (DOC) has offered over 37,000 healthcare professionals from numerous countries a solution after having left their conventional careers. A representative from the organisation itself, Heather Clisby, shares a little about DOC’s background and what’s in the pipeline for the organisation with MIMS in this exclusive two-part interview.
  • “Drop Out Club”: Explore the alternatives – Part One
    Drop Out Club (DOC) has offered over 37,000 healthcare professionals from numerous countries a solution after having left their conventional careers. A representative from the organisation itself, Heather Clisby, shares a little about DOC’s background and what’s in the pipeline for the organisation with MIMS in this exclusive two-part interview.
  • Doctors in the making: 3 new and innovative teaching methods at medicals schools today
    As the burden of healthcare increases for future generations of doctors, while the conventional model of lecturing and passive learning fosters disengagement and frustration – many medical schools are leaning towards a greater focus on student-centric learning strategies.
  • What nurses need to know about medication errors
    As nurses make up the largest proportion of care providers, they are most likely to make medication errors. They are potentially responsible for committing medication errors as high as 50 – 80% prior to reaching the patient.
  • Stethoscope hygiene often overlooked by healthcare professionals, study reveals
    The sterility of stethoscopes is an important aspect of clinical practice that is routinely overlooked by medical professionals. A study published in the American Journal of Infection Control further illuminates the abysmal rates of stethoscope hygiene that were carried out during a four-week pilot project.
  • How nurses can effectively deal with resuscitation events
    For nurses dealing with a resuscitation event for the first time, the nervousness may lead to an inability to think rationally. Whenever the opportunity arises, senior nurses and medical emergency teams (MET) should encourage graduate nurses to be involved in the process.
  • Bagaimana perawat bisa menyeimbangkan antara merawat pasien dan mengurus anak
    Selain itu, penting juga untuk memastikan bahwa manager Anda mengetahui bahwa Anda merupakan seorang ibu sehingga ia bisa mengubah kapasitas kerja Anda sesuai dengan kesanggupan Anda.
  • Falsification of documents in nursing a felony
    The falsification of information is a serious matter, especially in healthcare. When carried out by nurses, it signals to the employers that they are not trustworthy – and can lead to immense consequences.
  • Moving towards more effective nursing orientations
    The primary objective of nursing orientations is to allow newly hired nurses to be familiar with the organisation’s system, standards and culture. In order to achieve this, a successful nursing orientation programme should take into consideration the overall organisation strategy, the nurses and their needs.
  • How to execute better scheduling in nursing
    In nursing, scheduling staffs while avoiding conflict is one of the challenges faced by a nurse leader. When arranging the work schedule, a nurse leader has to ensure that nurses do not have excessive overtime shifts as this will result in reduced work-life balance.