Archive for August, 2009

LPN Nursing Classes

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

By Brenne Meirowitz
If you have been thinking about entering the medical field, now is the best time to consider enrolling in at least one LPN nursing class. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections, employment opportunities for LPNs (Licensed Practical Nurse), are projected to grow faster [...]

The Reasons for the Nursing Shortage

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

By Melanie Ullman
Currently the United States and many other modern nations are going through an extreme nursing shortage, with more and more nursing jobs left unfilled.  While this is “good news” for nursing school students, it also means that  there are not enough nurses employed to fill the need in medical centers and other institutions. [...]

Types of Nursing Degrees

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

When considering nursing as a profession there are a variety of different degrees that one can obtain to begin one’s career. Nurses are employed at a variety of different educational levels with all nurses requiring licensing and registration in their applicable state of professional practice. There are a number of avenues an individual can take [...]

Nursing School Programs That Will Work For You

Friday, August 21st, 2009

Nursing school programs today differ greatly from those of the past. If you have thought of becoming a nurse but did not think that you had the time or education needed, you need to reconsider now. There are available nursing schools programs that are open to people that are new high school graduates and also [...]

Dual Degree Nursing Programs

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

The field of nursing in itself encompasses many different specialties and the ability to work as a nurse and specialize in a particular aspect or type of health related issue is very appealing to many. There are some nurses who realize that the skills they have can be utilized in other professions. Combining the skills [...]