Archive for the 'Nursing Schools' Category

Nursing School Textbooks

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

By Melanie Ullman
A nursing curriculum entails a good deal of learning regardless of which course is being undertaken. This usually means lots of nursing school textbooks. These can be purchased new and in many instances also used, both at on and offline book stores, but with an online nursing course, a good deal of the [...]

Applying to Nursing School

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

By, Brenne Meirowitz
Before spending the time and effort in applying to nursing school, make a quick self-assessment by asking yourself the following questions.  Do I have the temperament and desire to work long shifts and do the dirty work in hospitals, nursing homes, or doctors’ offices?  Do I have a desire to make a difference [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

Nursing School Students: Employment Prospects For Nurses

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

Anyone considering the time and money that a formal education program requires probably has employment prospect as top of their list of questions that need answers. Those considering nurse as profession are no different.
While most career paths have greatly suffered in that capacity with the recent economic upheaval, nursing is one profession that so far [...]