The Change of Shift

Where Nursing meets the Internet

On Hiatus. Tap, tap, tap… Is this thing on? | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 35

Times are a'changin'... Today's episode is a recap of where we've been and where we're going. The show is going on hiatus for a bit while I figure out some things. As the one-man-show I'm being spread a little too... Continue Reading →

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My first code blue  | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 34

The dreaded code blue! Contrary to what most believe.... Hollywood definitely gets this one wrong. I've been doing this job for over ten years, and I still remember that first time. That first code. How unbelievably scary it was. I... Continue Reading →

10 time management tips for Nurses while on shift | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 33

Time management skills are essential to our practice. It's what keeps us from 'drowning' while at work. You can always tell which Nurses have this skill mastered, and which Nurses struggle. It's a skill that can alleviate a great deal... Continue Reading →

Why I became a Nurse | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 32

Another story telling episode! I had recorded this episode some time ago, but felt the need to share it this week. Many Nurses enter this profession with the cookie cutter answer of "I just want to help people". While other... Continue Reading →

My most memorable patient | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 31

Story time! My most memorable patient. Every Nurse has one. That one patient, that one experience that grabbed your attention and shook you. There are many patients that we remember, but when you sit at the table and tell your... Continue Reading →

Eating habits of Nurses working the NOC shift?  | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 30

I was contacted by a fellow Nurse via Twitter a while back. She had some questions and concerns about good eating habits. She works shifts as well as a lot of NOC shifts, and she tends to either eat the... Continue Reading →

So you want to be a Nurse Practitioner? MSN? DNP? PhD? | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 30

This week's episode we discuss the finer points of a career decision. Are you interested in advancing your career? Do you want to become a Nurse Practitioner? Well, the path you travel and the direction you choose matters before you... Continue Reading →

LVN to RN return to school: Interview with Nurse Pammie | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 29

Are you an LVN (LPN) returning to school to attain your RN license? Are you an adult learner returning to school?? Well, then this interview episode is for you! Pammie is a practicing LVN who has made the leap to... Continue Reading →

Interview Jon Haws RN CCRN, founder of | The Change of Shift Podcast Ep 28

I had the pleasure of interviewing Jon Haws RN CCRN, founder of We dive into Jon's history before entering the profession, and of  course talk about his website and online community at *Important note* : this interview was... Continue Reading →

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