Welcome to our blog! Keith Carlson has worked as a nurse since 1996. He received an Associate Degree in Nursing from Greenfield Community College in 1996, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2001.
In addition to clinical nursing roles, Keith has held the position of Adjunct Professor of Nursing for a small LPN diploma program in Holyoke, Massachusetts, and has served as clinical preceptor for a variety of nursing students pursuing their education.
As a well-known and award-winning nurse blogger, Keith has maintained “Digital Doorway”, a popular nursing blog, since 2005. He currently practices nursing in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Keith also offers expert professional coaching for nurses and nursing students — including health, wellness, career, work-life balance, and burnout prevention and recovery — under the auspices of Nurse Keith Coaching and NurseKeith.com.
Among the many things that nurses do, one of our foremost responsibilities is to act as patient advocates. Our advocacy does a great deal for patients on a variety of levels, and nurses must always keep patients’ well-being in the … Continue reading →