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2014-02-26 23:33:21

Regardless of temporary economic conditions, hiring practices, budget cuts or any other factors that impact the nursing profession, the need for Orthopedic Nurses is timeless and universal according to new career guide posted here http://nursing100.com/orthopedic-nurse/. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 In fact, the need for nurses, particularly those specializing in Orthopedic Nursing is quite real. According to the guide “How to become an Orthopedic Nurse”, the career outlook...

2014-02-12 23:29:55

Nursing100.com has announced the release what it is claiming to be the most current and up-to-date Orthopedic Nurse Salary Statistics. This latest information is available online at http://nursing100.com/orthopedic-nurse/. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 “The average median salary for an orthopedic nurse is about $57,000 per year. The lower 10 percent, however, earn around $46,240 per year and the highest 10 percent earn about $81,000 per year,” says Elizabeth F. Hansen, editor...

2013-08-08 16:28:40

Durham Orthopaedic Surgeon to Serve Leading Foot and Ankle Society ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Selene G. Parekh, MD, MBA, of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic of Duke Orthopaedics in Durham, N.C., has been named board member-at-large for the 2,027-member American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS). Parekh will focus his two-year term on supporting the educational and communications efforts of the Society, whose members specialize in the...

2013-06-07 23:19:20

SUPERPATH Hip Replacement Allows for Faster Recovery, Less Pain and a Return to Daily Activities without Restrictions Boynton Beach, Florida (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Hip pain can disturb one´s quality of life making it difficult to enjoy an active lifestyle. Patients contemplating hip replacement surgery now have a new procedure to consider. The Bethesda Orthopaedic Institute is proud to offer the new SUPERPATH Hip Replacement. With this new total hip technique, the implant is built...

2012-09-24 10:25:20

NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, Inc., (JBJS, Inc.) is pleased to announce the appointment of Marc Swiontkowski, MD, as Editor, JBJS Case Connector. Dr. Swiontkowski, Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota and CEO of TRIA Orthopaedic Center in Bloomington, IL, received his medical degree from the University of Southern California and completed his orthopaedic residency at University of...

Honoring Nurses With National Nurse Week
2012-05-07 04:34:50

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com “Thank you.” These are the words you can tell a nurse this week during National Nurse Week 2012. National Nurse Week is celebrated from May 6, National Nurses Day, to May 12, modern nursing founder Florence Nightingale´s birthday. National Nurse Week highlights the nursing profession as an art and a science, as well as the tireless amount of hours they work to serve communities. Nurses work in a variety of locations, including emergency...

2011-05-07 00:00:29

Orthopedic Institute believes National Nurses Week is an opportunity to say thank you not only to its wonderful staff of compassionate nurses but also to all individuals in this admirable profession. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 Orthopedic Institute recognizes and honors National Nurses Week. The hard work and care provided by nurses makes a positive difference in the lives of patients. Orthopedic Institute would especially like to celebrate and honor its talented nurses. Dr....

2010-09-15 10:17:00

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- MOVEMENT IS LIFE: A National Summit on Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Health Disparities is a multi- disciplinary and cross-functional dialogue about musculoskeletal health disparities and the onset of osteoarthritis. Stakeholders engaged in the continuum of care for women and the country's largest racial/ethnic minority groups...

2009-09-01 16:44:39

 Patients who have after-hour orthopaedic surgeries risk a slightly higher rate of necessary follow-up surgeries, according to a study published in the September 2009 issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS). The data also suggests that patients whose surgeries took place during the day have the same healing, recovery time, and major complication rates as patients who have surgery after hours."Although everyone wants to be treated immediately, it may be in a patient's best...