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Joelle Y. Jean

RN, FNP-BC
Joelle Jean has been a nurse for more than 10 years and family nurse practitioner for over three years. She has a background in pediatric emergency room, labor and delivery, and primary care medicine. Her passion for the nursing profession and writing led her to her current role as a senior writer for NurseJournal.

Subject areas:

Family practice, pediatrics, labor and delivery nursing, primary care, registered nursing

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Articles by Joelle Y. Jean

How to Become a Nurse Freelancer
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
January 21, 20224 Min Read
The Importance of Mentorship in Nursing
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
January 20, 20223 Min Read
Welcome to Nursing News & Advice
Joelle Y. Jean
January 3, 20223 Min Read
Nurses Prepare for COVID-19 Vaccination for Children
Joelle Y. Jean
December 9, 20214 Min Read
How to Avoid Food Guilt in the Holiday Season
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
December 3, 20216 Min Read
COVID-19 Vaccines for Kids: 5 Things Parents and Guardians Should Know
Joelle Y. Jean
November 22, 20213 Min Read
What Is Cannabis Nursing?
Joelle Y. Jean
November 19, 20214 Min Read
Burnout: Why Nurses Need More Mental Health Days
Joelle Y. Jean
November 15, 20216 Min Read
Ask a Nurse: RN or PA program?
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
November 12, 20214 Min Read
Ask a Nurse: I Was Arrested — Can I Become a Nurse?
Joelle Y. Jean
November 12, 20214 Min Read
Nursing Organizations Call for Mandated COVID-19 Vaccine for Health Workers
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
November 11, 20212 Min Read
Ask a Nurse: What Is Personal Liability Insurance and Should I Get It?
Joelle Y. Jean
November 10, 20212 Min Read
Advocating for Patients of Color as a Labor and Delivery Nurse
Joelle Y. Jean, FNP, BC
October 28, 20216 Min Read
What to Know About Seeing a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 27, 20216 Min Read
What to Expect in Your First Year of Nursing School
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 26, 20214 Min Read
Nursing Diagnosis Guide
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 26, 20215 Min Read
Why Representation Matters in Nursing and Healthcare
Joelle Y. Jean
October 25, 20214 Min Read
Why I Decided to Become an NP
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 14, 20213 Min Read
Nurses Respond to Texas Abortion Law SB8
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 13, 20215 Min Read
Ask a Nurse: Should I Get an ABSN or MEPN?
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 12, 20210 Min Read
8 Steps to Becoming a Nurse Leader
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 12, 20212 Min Read
8 Ways to Promote Equal Pay in Nursing
Joelle Y. Jean
October 11, 20213 Min Read
Ask a Nurse: How Do I Negotiate a Higher Salary?
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 8, 20213 Min Read
How Nurses Can Spend or Invest Their Child Tax Credit
Joelle Y. Jean, RN, FNP-BC
October 8, 20215 Min Read