BALTIMORE, MD – June 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — First Amendment Exchange Christian Resource/Publishers today announced the publication of “Reality Nursing: Surviving the First Year” (ISBN: 1-4116-3265-6) by Penn Turner, RN. The book, which is intended to be a resource for fledgling nurses, is based on the real life experiences of author and veteran registered nurse, Penn Turner, who has over 20 years of experience working in major hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics across the country.

“What a fabulous resource for anyone who is either starting out in nursing or wants to better understand what nurses really do,” said Rick Coykendall, Medical Editor. “For all the time I spent as an EMT and working in surgery I still got some fresh insights into this vital profession.”

“I like the overall clarity in this book,” said Rachel Cartwright, CEO of Literary Design. “It is very informative and useful, with dashes humor and advice. This book is a must for foreign nurses to better comprehend America’s nursing community.”

Subjects included in Ms. Turner’s book include:

* How to pick a hospital or nursing home

* How to work with care providers

* How to deal effectively with patients and families

* The politics of nursing

* Tips for certified care-givers

Penn Turner is an author and registered nurse, with over 20 years of experience working in major hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics in Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, New Mexico, Texas, and Washington. In addition to her nursing degree, Turner has a BS in Secondary Education and a certification in surgical technology.

Penn Turner’s skills have been refined in the hospital setting by working on various units such as Medical/Surgical, Orthopedic, Transitional Care/Sub-Acute, General Neurology, Progressive Care, Adult and Geriatric Psychology, and the Operating Room. Additional experience includes serving as a Consultant for Assisted Living Homes. Turner is currently working as a traveling nurse and is concentrating on her writing. In addition, Ms. Turner is Founder and President of 1st Amendment Exchange Christian Resource /Publishers (1stAE), a provider of books and inspirational Christian gifts.

For more information, please contact: Turner Smith, of 1st Amendment Exchange Christian Resource /Publishers, +1-410-581-2246, firstae @ msn.com, or visit www.lulu.com/penn/.

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Original Story ID: (492) :: 2005-06-0617-004

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