Your Guide to Self-care as a Healthcare Professional
Last updated at: 2022-11-11

There is no doubt that self-care is often a neglected activity in a healthcare professional's life. Careers within the nursing and healthcare industry are often physically and mentally demanding, which can leave you feeling drained and exhausted.

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Biz Care x NBCF: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Last updated at: 2022-10-01

October is a beautiful month. Spring has well and truly sprung, and the days are longer and warmer. October is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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Day Shift vs Night Shift – What Do Nurses Prefer?
Last updated at: 2022-08-10

Day vs night– the battle of the shifts. Each nurse has a preference as to what roster they prefer, with some choosing the ‘regular hours’ of daytime work and others the hustle and bustle of the night.

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Transport Services: Taking us From A to B
Last updated at: 2022-07-01

Transport services workers are the people who take us where we need to go. This could be public transport workers on buses, trains, ferries, and trams, to more private services such as coach drivers, chauffeurs, limo drivers and pilots.

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5 Tips to Help You Find Your Motivation
Last updated at: 2022-06-01

We all know the struggle when you find your motivation is lacking. If you’re a healthcare worker, you will have faced your fair share of challenges over the past two years, from COVID-19 to natural disasters like floods and fires, on top of a hectic everyday schedule.

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How to Survive Night Shift as a Nurse from Those Who've Done It!
Last updated at: 2022-05-24

The dreaded night shift! Get some top tips from those who've done it and survived to tell the tale! We've put together a list of resources for anyone struggling with or trying to feel better when managing shift work.

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Anxiety and Panic Attacks at Work
Last updated at: 2022-05-01

The hustle and bustle of nursing life, helping people and working on the frontline is – for many people – one of the main appeals of the job. However, with it comes great responsibility, potential burnout, stress and anxiety.

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Profession Highlight: Cleaners – The Unsung Heroes of the Pandemic
Last updated at: 2022-04-11

When we think of frontline workers who have shaped the pandemic, our minds often wander (and not incorrectly) to our nurses and hospital crew, who have worked themselves into the ground. However, our industrial cleaners were another group of frontline ‘heroes’ that often flew under the radar.

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A Day in the Life of a Nurse
Last updated at: 2022-04-01

Nurses don’t necessarily follow the same 9-5 work schedule as a lot of the working population. Instead, they follow ever-changing work schedules that vary from morning, afternoon, and night shifts. Here is how to prepare yourself, including some handy tips and words of wisdom from Nurse Molly.

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What’s the Difference Between an EN and an RN?
Last updated at: 2022-03-01

There are so many fields of nursing you can go into. Two of the most common types of nursing are Enrolled Nurses (ENs) and Registered Nurses (RNs). Despite being similar in name, there are many differences between an EN and an RN.

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Profession Highlight: Childcare and the Nurturing of the Next Generation
Last updated at: 2022-02-01

At first glance, working in childcare may seem like an ‘easy’ job that allows you to paint and play with playdough all day. This is not the case!

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Beauty Therapy: Bouncing Back from a Pandemic
Last updated at: 2022-01-24

The past two years have been a wild ride. With numerous lockdowns in countries around the world, businesses had to change and adapt in ways they’ve never had to before. The beauty industry has been one of the hardest hit.

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8 Tips for Dealing with Patient Attachment as a Nurse
Last updated at: 2022-01-24

Patient attachment is a challenging aspect of a career in nursing. Often, you may face confronting situations that force you to show a level of empathy without getting too attached.

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Overcoming Self-Doubt When Becoming a Nurse
Last updated at: 2021-12-02

In any high-stress working environment, there’s the potential to second guess decisions made. As a nurse, overcoming self-doubt is something you need to achieve to thrive in your role. Having confidence in yourself and your abilities is crucial, as well as gaining the trust of those around you.

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International and Rural Nursing: What you need to know
Last updated at: 2021-12-02

There are many options for nurses who are looking to expand on their career and take it to the next level. International and rural nursing positions are great ways for nurses to expand on their knowledge and help places that might be less fortunate.

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