Choosing The Right Nursing School

Once you have made the decision to become a nurse you need to be certain that the nursing school you choose will provide you with all the skills and training necessary to become an effective nurse. A simple online search will provide you with numerous options of both local and online nursing schools.¬†While there are many things you should keep… [continue reading]

How To Afford Nursing School Tuition

With the increasing cost of college tuition, going to nursing school is becoming far too expensive for many. But don’t let that discourage you because there are ways you can afford going to nursing school even if you don’t earn a lot (or any) money. Let me go through a few of the methods you can use to help pay… [continue reading]

Requirements To Become A Registered Nurse

The RN field is growing still, with thousands of new jobs being added every year. To practice as a registered nurse you’ve got to be qualified though. Becoming a nurse is difficult, but not impossible. If you find that you can’t make it through nursing school, there are also plenty of other healthcare related fields to get in to. Here… [continue reading]

Vocational Nurse Careers

Are you considering becoming a vocational nurse (also known as a licensed practical nurse)? Not to dissuade you, but LPN positions in hospitals are actually declining, even though nursing jobs are still in high demand nationwide. However there is still a demand for LPN positions in home health and long term care facilities. What is the income like for vocational… [continue reading]

A Career In Travel Nursing

After getting through nursing school you may think you have to get a job at a hospital for a few years first before trying travel nursing later. However you would be mistaken. You can go right into travel nursing as your very first nursing job. People who go this route are independent and love seeing new places and trying new… [continue reading]

Information On The Nursing Shortage

Everyone already knows that we in a nursing shortage in this country. The medical field is in huge demand for nurses. It’s a common supply and demand thing. But how can this be so? Are there really not enough nurses to fill the void? Is it because the nursing profession isn’t attractive? No. It’s a job with great pay and… [continue reading]

All About Nursing Degrees

People are living longer, mainly due to changes in lifestyles but also because of incredible advances in health care. One of the results is the need for more healthcare professionals, including nurses. One way the industry is changing is by offering career choices in the form of more educational opportunities and options. The Associate’s Degree in Nursing has only recently… [continue reading]