JOB OPENINGS AROUND THE U.S. (July 2020) – Part 2 These job openings are available in their respective websites as of 12 noon on July 30, 2020. I’ve included the Nursing license and education requirements when I saw them.  Please note that there are other requirements/qualifications for these jobs besides […]
Nursing Informatics Jobs around the U.S. (July 2020) These job openings are available in their respective websites as of 12 noon on July 23, 2020. I’ve included the Nursing license and education requirements when I saw them.  Please note that there are other requirements/qualifications for these jobs besides those I […]
The American Nurses Association (ANA) defines Nursing Informatics as “a specialty that integrates nursing science with multiple information and analytical sciences to identify, define, manage, and communicate data, information, knowledge, and wisdom in nursing practice.” Working with data and information is inherent to the Nursing Informatics role, regardless of what […]
We are the inspiration we’ve been waiting for. Many times we look outside ourselves for inspiration.  We look to celebrities, historical figures, mentors, guides, and even books, movies, videos, and stories.  We look at other people, including family members, friends, and co-workers. We hope that something in them would excite […]
As an Informatics Nurse, I’m an essential health care worker. Here are some of the things I do to support safe patient care and help improve outcomes: 🔹 I help provide correct and timely electronic medical record (EMR) access to clinicians.🔹 I work with clinicians and data analysts to develop […]
Quick Tip: Basic Do’s and Dont’s for Video Interviews Why: Some job interviews are now being conducted via video in order for hiring managers or teams to comply with social distancing requirements during the pandemic. While you may now be able to attend interviews remotely, usually from the comfort of […]
WHO: This tip is especially helpful for beginners and students, or bedside/clinical nurses who are looking to establish or improve data analysis skills WHY: This is one practical way of building your Nursing Informatics skill, enhancing your value, contributing to your workplace, and improving patient safety/patient outcomes HOW: Here is […]
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Instead of writing an “Objective” section that states that you want to obtain or land a role in the company, write a “Professional Summary” that highlights your skill set and experience. WHY: You want to communicate to the hiring team what’s in it for them (your contribution and value to […]
Try to find out the name of the Hiring Manager so you can customize the greeting/salutation of your cover letter. If you are unable to do so, use “Dear Hiring Manager” or “(Name of Department) Manager” or even “(Name of Job Opening) Search Team”. Avoid using “Dear Sir or Madame”, […]