Carmen Kosicek Is Contributing Author For Nursing Publications

Friday, January 25, 2013
Chattanoogan Carmen Kosicek, RN, MSN, is now a contributing author at the largest publisher of State Board of Nursing journals in the United States, Publishing Concepts Inc.
Chattanoogan Carmen Kosicek, RN, MSN, is now a contributing author at the largest publisher of State Board of Nursing journals in the United States, Publishing Concepts Inc.

Chattanoogan Carmen Kosicek, RN, MSN, is now a contributing author at the largest publisher of State Board of Nursing journals in the United States, Publishing Concepts Inc.  

Ms. Kosicek’s articles now span 21 states, reaching a quarterly audience of 2.1 million nurses, students, faculty and hospital officials in circulating publications as well as online sites such as StuNurse.com, and ThinkNurse.com.  

Additionally, Ms. Kosicek will have articles featured in the Tennessee Nursing Extra.  This journal reaches a quarterly audience of over 150,000 nurses, students, educators and healthcare professionals of every degree and discipline across the state, including but not limited to LPNs, RNs, nurse executives, advanced practice nurses, DNPs and PhDs, nurse educators and preceptors.  Furthermore, her articles will be on her website, www.CarmenKosicek.com.

Ms. Kosicek’s infusion of nursing, business and healthcare economics has lead her to this national platform.  

She holds an Associate of Applied Science in Nuclear Medicine, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, post-graduate certificate as an Advanced Practice Nurse in Nurse-Midwifery and additional post-graduate certificate studies in healthcare economics and disease management.  She additionally studied under the Division of Insurance to further enhance her knowledge base.  

Her nursing and business inspirational insights come from firsthand experiences.  Her diversified healthcare career has spanned nuclear medicine technology, women’s health staff nursing, hospital department nursing management, advanced practice nurse-midwife, pharmaceutical sales, maximum security prison nursing, hospice nursing, community health nursing, and collegiate teaching as an adjunct professor in nursing at both the private and for-profit sectors.  Presently, she is the director of Research and Development in Nursing & Health Professions for one of the largest post-secondary educational companies in North America.  

Her first published book, Nurses, Jobs and Money — A Guide to Advancing Your Nursing Career and Salary, is available in a print and e-book versions in bookstores nationally where she shares many of her insights for not only nursing students, but veteran nurses as well. 

Ms. Kosicek offers keynote speaking, career coaching, mentoring programs, and continuing education workshops all centered on helping other nurses and healthcare workers to advance in their career aspirations.  To learn more, visit www.CarmenKosicek.com.



Lantern Residents Celebrate "Make A Difference In Children" Week

The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer's Center of Excellence, Collegedale celebrated "Make a Difference in Children Week," inviting local home-schooled children and their own great-grandchildren to create their very own lollipops.   The children even got a surprise science lesson as they witnessed a cool dry ice exhibit.   As part of the Meaningful Day program, ... (click for more)

Morning Pointe Residents Create Floral Arrangements For Salvation Army

Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford residents created dozens of beautiful floral arrangements on the Chattanooga Salvation Army's "Flowers of Hope Day." As part of the Life Enrichment Program, the assisted living community embraces acts of kindness through its partnerships with local nonprofit organizations, spreading goodwill to everyone they meet.  ... (click for more)

$30 Million Development Planned At King And South Market; Will Include Hotel, Condos, Offices, Retail, Possible Restaurant

A new $30 million development is planned for the Southside at King Street and South Market. Nick Wilkinson, city deputy director for economic development, said it will include a hotel, condos, offices, retail and possibly a restaurant. It could also include some light industry. A storage building and a parking lot are now at the site. He said the developers plan to reuse ... (click for more)

Investor In Scheme Says Dyer Made Contacts At Quarterback Club

One of the investors who was a loser in an investment scheme recently halted by the Securities and Exchange Commission said one of the Chattanooga brokers involved made many of his contacts through the Chattanooga Quarterback Club. Paul Smith, former Hamilton County Democratic Party chairman, said Doug Dyer has been the president for many years of the club that promotes UTC and ... (click for more)

Expand Broadband Internet, Not The Size Of Government

I’d like to respond to two letters in your July 13 edition that praised Rep. Mike Carter’s efforts to expand statewide broadband access. Rep. Carter wants more government involvement in the broadband sector, including an expansion of taxpayer-funded, municipal broadband networks.  Rep. Carter’s supporters argued he’s standing up for consumers against huge telecommunications ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Our Horses Vs. DesJarlais

It is well-known that shortly after the despicable “Big Lick” faction of the Tennessee Walking Horse industry put on a very-pointed fundraiser for the equally repugnant Congressman Scott DesJarlais (R-Jasper) two years ago, the misguided doctor has repeatedly tried to bully and strong-arm the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the behalf of the vermin who sadistically torture the ... (click for more)