Some Jobs are Part of Who We Are

There are some jobs that are not just jobs – they are part of who we are – police officers, firemen and nurses fall into this category. You can’t turn off being a nurse. If you are on a plane … Continued

ATC’s Summer Reading List

  If you love to read – here are a few books that should be on your summer reading list:   The Shift: One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients’ Lives by Theresa Brown, RN Teresa Brown, practicing nurse and New … Continued

Every Week is Nurses Week at ATC

In celebration of Nurses Week, ATC Healthcare Services ran a company wide contest to acknowledge the nurses who always meet assignment requirements, who keep their personnel documents in compliance and who work well with their individual offices.  Every nominee was … Continued

Flu Season is the Worst in Nearly a Decade

Nationally, the number of people falling ill with flu is increasing and the hospitalization rate for flu victims has just jumped. Dr. Daniel B. Jernigan, Director of the C.D.C.’s influenza division, said during a telephone news conference that it is … Continued

Is now the time to continue your education?

Making a 4-year degree a requirement for Registered Nurses has been discussed before, and there have been many organizations that are proponents of this change. The “BSN in 10” initiative has been supported and fueled by The Institute of Medicine, … Continued

Remember HIPAA and its Meaning

Recently there were disturbing posts from a Naval Medical Facility in Jacksonville, FL. In these posts there were photos of medical personnel (not nurses) with newborn children – bad enough that the children’s identities were revealed, they were being disrespectful … Continued