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Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic swept the globe, the healthcare industry has been in extremely high demand. All types of healthcare-related professionals have worked tirelessly to care for infected patients, administer antibody tests, and spread awareness regarding ways to prevent yourself from contracting the novel coronavirus.  Without the assistance of healthcare professionals, there is no way we would have been able to slow...
When 2020 began, no one anticipated that a pandemic was right around the corner. As unfortunate as it is, all of us are faced with a new reality. With the outbreak of the novel coronavirus comes many uncertainties, including job insecurity.  If you haven’t personally lost your source of income, it’s highly likely that someone in your close circle became unemployed overnight. In the United States alone, fifty-one million...
Are you looking for a rewarding job in a rapidly growing industry where you can feel like you made a difference every day?  Look no further than the nursing industry. There are many different types of nurses with a variety of specialties that are sure to please everyone. Nursing positions vary in the amount of education required, pay expected, and daily environment. The bottom line is that the nursing field overall offers...
Image by  Gerd Altmann  from  Pixabay   Raise your hand if the first time someone asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up and you answered, “A nurse!” For many of us, nursing is a lifelong passion and more than just a job. But the path and requirements for entering the nursing profession isn’t always an easy one, and definitely not the same for each type of nurse. How do you find nursing...
Image by  digital designer  from  Pixabay   Are you a registered or licensed practical nurse? Do you have over a year of nursing experience? Do you love new challenges and adventures? You may find that travel nursing can meet all these needs. Have you ever wondered, “how does travel nursing work?” Keep reading for answers to frequently asked questions all about travel nursing. What Is Travel Nursing...
Have you thought physical therapy might interest you? Do you have questions about how to become a physical therapist? This article will describe job outlooks, salaries, and education and licensing requirements. You may also be surprised to find out where physical therapists work. Check out this comprehensive guide to see if this is your dream career. Overview of the Physical Therapist Role A physical therapist works with patients...
Human resources is a growing market as more and more companies work to improve their employee job satisfaction. Each company has many assets, not the least of which are its employees.  A good company will work hard to ensure they are trained, compensated, and safe on the job. This is where the human resources department comes in and where you could find a great future in healthcare.  As you can see, several different jobs fall...
There is a group of unsung heroes in the healthcare industry. This is a group beyond doctors and nurses. These people work on the front lines and care for patients every day. This superhero group of healthcare workers is called allied health. Every aspiring healthcare worker should look into it. To learn more about allied healthcare and its most lucrative positions, we've lined up our top 11 allied health jobs. 1. Occupational...
Healthcare is the biggest employer in the United States , with more than  16 million employees . But did you know that almost  80% of the people  working in healthcare are women? This may come as a surprise in an industry that does not seem to offer much flexibility. Common perceptions of women's health jobs are that they demand a lot of time. Because of this, they become difficult to balance and force women to choose...
Image provided by Getty Images (pandpstock001) A lot has changed since nurses walked around hospitals in skirts and stockings. Fifty years ago, doctors treated nurses as assistants, and most administrators saw the role as an extension of a women's caregiving. Today, nursing makes up one of the largest workforce in healthcare. And as the American baby boomer population ages, will the nursing workforce. A variety of factors influence...
There are more than one hundred different nursing specialties. It's hard to know what specialty to choose, especially with medical demands constantly changing. Hang in there! We'll let you know the types of nurses that are on the rise. 1. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Nurse anesthesiologists prepare and administer anesthesia to patients. They provide care to their patients before, during, and after the...
If you're in the medical field or looking to break in, you might be considering which jobs are most in-demand right now. Is it time for you to start specializing? Are you just in the wrong place at the wrong time? Healthcare jobs are booming, and they're suspected to  continue thriving  despite any negative changes in the economy. Many medical careers in demand are always looking for new hires. If you're able to handle...