Articles & Resources

We've collected resources, articles and other materials to empower your healthcare career

5 Challenges Nurses Will Face in 2022 and Beyond

April 2022

There’s no end to the dilemmas presented to nurses in any given year, but there are a few unique challenges we can expect to face as 2022 unfolds.

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What Should I Look for When Searching for a Nursing Job?

April 2022

With over a million nurses planning to retire over the next 10 years and many nurses leaving the bedside due to burnout, we are left with a dire situation surrounding a nursing shortage.

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What Nursing Job Would Make Me The Happiest?

April 2022

The field of nursing ecompasses many types of nursing care. Which nursing position would make you happiest depends on what type of working environment you are looking for.

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7 Ways to Be the Best Bedside Nurse You Can Be

March 2022

Think back to when you first decided to pursue nursing as a career. What was your “why?”

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How to Combat a Nurse Bully

April 2022

According to The Joint Commission, 44% of nurses report being bullied by another nurse at some point. We look at ways to address this.

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How to maintain work-life balance as a night shift nurse

April 2022

Time is precious to all healthcare workers, but especially for those of us experiencing the night shift life...

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8 ways to wind down after a long shift

April 2022

As every healthcare provider knows, caregiving is rewarding but difficult work. Lamplight shares some effective ways for you to wind down.

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Could contract nursing work for you?

April 2022

Finding a way to ensure your nursing job fits in around your life and contributes to your long-term goals will make for an even more fulfilling experience. We look at how you can do this.

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What makes the Lamplight platform different when looking for nursing jobs?

November 2021

We know what it’s like when you’re looking for nursing jobs, you have jobs boards to search through, recruiters to check in with social media groups and chats to choose from...

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Five top tips to make it through your shift with Lamplight!

November 2021

Working as a nurse in long-term care is incredibly rewarding, but long shift patterns can be daunting at times - particularly at a new facility...

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How to choose the right nursing opportunity for you

November 2021

Nurses can work a variety of work schedules depending on their location, facility or specialty...

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Factors affecting nursing in long-term care and how to overcome them

April 2022

Nurses working in long-term care will know the many benefits this form of nursing has, from varied areas to develop...

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