Author Archives: Joe Niemczura, RN, MS

About Joe Niemczura, RN, MS

author of The Hospital at the End of the World. find it on Amazon! 2013 is my fifth trip to Nepal to teach nursing. I am having a hoot. I have friends here and enjoy the vibrancy of life. This is a great country and the people are wonderful to me. I maintain three blogs. You can find the list in the blogroll. On YouTube, look for the "Joe Niemczura Channel". and finally go to FaceBook to find the Fan Page for my book, The Hospital at the End of the World. send me an email!

Best Review of Teh Sacrament of the Goddess so far – a “page turner” for summer 2014


I have been sending out copies of the book to gather pre-publication reviews. The date approaches – May 1st. Here is the best of the early reviews, from Goodreads   Justin Acklin rated it 5 of 5 stars I read … Continue reading

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CCNEPal 2014 is counting down the days


Quick summary I bought my ticket for the 2014 trip. I leave from USA May 24th and I arrive in KTM May 26th at 0830. The plan is to continue teaching critical care nursing skills. I have been working to … Continue reading

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An insider’s view of my writing process…..


My daughter has her own blog titled “Maine – The Way Life Turned Out” and she used her platform to proclaim to the world her opinion of my book. very objective of course! click here. and why not subscribe to her … Continue reading

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for all medical volunteers to Nepal, March 1st 2014


Just a quick note. this week I was contacted by the leaders of a group bringing medical students to Nepal. (not their first time). I was happy to help them – providing links to my YouTube channel etc – but … Continue reading

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About the Nepali Diaspora and nurses going abroad


Diaspora First, a definition. A Diaspora is a scattering about of a group of people. Most commonly used in reference to the Jews ( the Israelites) who were forcibly uprooted from their homeland. Wikipedia has a fine essay on the … Continue reading

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The Future of PCL nursing education route in Nepal


Update: after only two hours, this post got 120 views. I can see that people are interested. If you go to the right, click on “subscribe to this blog.” Go ahead. You know you want to! There are two present … Continue reading

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Kindle book version of first book, The Hospital at the End of the World


my first book is now available in a Kindle edition. hooray! click here to find it. When the Sacrament of the Goddess is published, we will definitely have an e-book edition from the git-go. I am flirting with the idea … Continue reading

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new e-book edition of The Hospital at the End of the World, on Amazon soon


update: the first version included links only to the book site. I have now re-done them to reflect the e-book site. 2009 When The Hospital at the End of the World was published in 2009, e-books and e-readers were just … Continue reading

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2013 in review for CCNEPal 2013


Hi – The CCNEPal blog is specialized to critical care nursing in Nepal, so you wonder how many page views it gets. Seek no further. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. there were … Continue reading

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New Name for this blog will be CCNEPal 2014


short announcement. The name of this blog will be changed to reflect the upcoming trip to teach critical care nursing in Nepal 2014 – not the past. yesterday is gone. we won’t get it back. on to the future!

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