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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...
After the long and arduous process of  going through school  or training to become a medical professional, the job search can seem like an extra-high hurdle. It can be exhausting, demoralizing, and often hopeless chasing after that dream job that you've been looking for and spending all of that time and money to earn. You know that you have the skills and experience to get the best jobs in the healthcare field, but the employers...
Today, the health care and social assistance industry employs more than 20 million people across the nation. Are you interested in becoming one of them? If so, you aren't alone. Health care is one of the most coveted job fields for entry-level and seasoned workers alike. Yet, health care jobs often have hefty education and skills requirements that can make a career in medicine seem impossible. That's where medical office...
If you love mountains, wilderness, and wide-open spaces, Wyoming might be the place for you. If you're in a healthcare profession, one of the best hospitals in Wyoming might be the place to look for your next job. There aren't many there, but there are some real gems and others with great potential. In rankings released in April 2019 by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), there were several Wyoming hospitals with...
Are you a healthcare professional looking for a new job in Iowa? If so, you likely have questions about which hospitals are the best places to work. Before diving more deeply into this question, however, you need to define what's important to you as an employee. Consider factors such as: The size of the hospital The on-site security How it ranks at the state and national levels You'll also want to explore the employee...
The healthcare industry continues to add more open positions to the job market. In fact, health care now represents the nation's largest employer . That also means an increased need for nurses with advanced degrees, often earned through online nurse practitioner programs. Nurse practitioners fill an essential role when it comes to the gap in care created by the current physician shortage. As a result, these positions come with...
Moving to a city can be a great experience but did you know that the average household income in the United States is around $40,000 ? This may seem a bit tight when you're looking to move to a new city. If you're a healthcare professional looking to relocate don't start to panic just yet. We have outlined the highest paying cities in the United States so you can make the best decision. Keep reading below to see what cities made our list....
America's healthcare system is the third most expensive in the world, spending more than $3 trillion dollars a year! A large portion of this spending goes towards research or development projects. This includes developing tech gadgets for healthcare professionals to use. These offer America's 21.8 million healthcare professionals help providing high-quality, streamlined care. Streamlining your care means that you have more time to...
Healthcare professionals have many options for places to live and practice. As long as a location is reasonably well populated and has at least one decent-sized facility, they should consider living there. Here, we'll focus on the best mountain towns. Mountain towns and cities make great places to live. The climate is generally temperate, and the views never disappoint. We'll look especially at smaller communities, some of which can draw a...
The healthcare industry is  the biggest employer  in the whole of the United States. In fact, back in 2016, it employed an enormous  21.8 million people  in professions, from doctors to psychiatrists to at-home carers. These professions give you the opportunity to help people while earning a living so what’s not to like? However, they also have a reputation for being very demanding jobs. This is why ...
With the supply of qualified healthcare professionals struggling the keep up with the demand of an increasing pool of patients, more and more are seizing the opportunity to take their career to the next level. Physician assistants are a great example of a high-growth, high-pay profession that we’re only going to need more of in the future.   Applying to Physician Assistant School CASPA, the Central Application Service...