An Insider’s Take on Nursing School and the Nursing Profession

Below is an excerpt from the blog, Wounded Healer – observations of a Nursing Student. It’s written by a resourceful and insightful student in the midst training and learning what it takes to become a nurse in the US.  This is a great blog for anyone who wants to know what it’s like to be […]

Career Profile – Registered Nurse

It’s 2008 and nursing is in high demand:  an older Registered Nursing workforce is retiring, improving medical care is expanding medical treatments and preventative solutions, and the retiring baby boomers are increasing the need for more health care providers. The role of a registered nurse (RN) is to care for medical patients.  An RN will be responsible for many […]

Nursing schools are in high demand

The National League of Nursing completed a poll that shows admissions have gone up for nursing students as well as graduations (degrees granted).  Although the trend looks at rates in 2006 the demand for nursing staff has remained very strong throughout 2007 and into 2008.  Many schools are re-investing in their nursing programs to answer […]