How To Find A Private Nurse?

Navi Nurses How To Find A Private Nurse? Quick Tips Post

One of the most common questions I get asked is “How can I find a private nurse who works for a trustworthy nurse concierge company to help care for me or my loved ones?” There are a few ways to approach this. Many people don’t realize that they can hire a registered nurse outside of […]

3 Ways To Be Your Own Health-Care Advocate

Navi Nurses 3 Ways To Be Your Own Health-Care Advocate Quick Tips Post

Fear Anger Uncertainty Hopelessness Loneliness These emotions are a range of feelings and emotions you have after you’ve been given a new diagnosis. How do you go from being scared, mad, hopeless or lonely to feeling empowered, in control, knowledgeable? Maybe even feeling a sense of relief? You become your own health-care advocate. But how? […]

What Are The Protective Medications Given At the Hospital?

Navi Nurses What Are The Protective Medications Given At the Hospital? Quick Tips Post

If you had surgery, or are in the hospital, your nurse might have given you protective medications to help reduce discomfort associated with being hospitalized or with side effects that arise from taking pain medication: Stool softeners or laxatives  Ulcer prevention Anti nausea Stool Softeners or Laxatives Stool softeners and laxatives, such as Colace© or […]

8 Most Common Medications Given For Surgery

Navi Nurses 8 Most Common Medications Given For Surgery Quick Tips Post

Have you ever wondered what medications are given for surgery? How do surgeons and anesthesiologists know which medications to use, and does everyone get the same medications? There are a variety of medications that may be used before, during, and after surgical procedures. It can be confusing trying to remember them all. Hopefully this blog […]