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Nursing: A Culture of Caring

Nurses are at the heart of a healthcare facility, providing comfort and care that helps improve patient outcomes. This month, find out what nursing is really like from two Edward-Elmhurst Health nurses. You’ll also learn about the different types of nurses as well as the truth behind common misconceptions about nursing.

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What it’s Really Like to be a Nurse

By Jeanette Gort, RN
and Jorge Hurtado, RN

Nurses are the heart and soul of a hospital and at the center of care. Jeanette Gort, Telemetry Nurse at Elmhurst Hospital, and Jorge Hurtado, Clinical Resource Team Nurse with Edward Hospital, share why they ...

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The Different Types of Nurses

By Marcie Lafido

A nurse is a nurse is a nurse. Right? Not so fast. Just like there are many types of doctors, there are different types of nurses – all with unique levels of education and job ...

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Eight Common Nursing Myths

By Trish Fairbanks, MSN, RN

Nursing is one of the most well-known professions – yet it’s also one of the most misunderstood. Here are some of the most common myths and misconceptions about nursing – and the truths behind them.

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Do you know what steps you need to take to protect your health? Learn how Healthy Driven Chicago can help provide the info, tools and tips you need to take an active role in feeling your best.

Take an Active Role in Your Health

By Mary Lou Mastro

Remember – what you do today directly impacts how you’ll feel tomorrow. We’ll help you take an active role in feeling your best.

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