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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...
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...
Recent technological advances have changed every aspect of how we live our lives. From the photos we snap on our smartphones to the recipes we read off our refrigerators, we feel the impact of smart technology every day. One of the biggest industries being revolutionized by technology, however, is the healthcare industry. One of the most exciting technological  opportunities in the healthcare industry  is remote patient...
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 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...
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....
In today's competitive world, you're prepared to do whatever it takes to get ahead in your professional life. To be specific, you're ready to forge a new career path in the healthcare industry. First, though, you need to get some education and training under your belt. That's why you're researching potential healthcare educational programs throughout the world. In particular, you want to study abroad for this healthcare degree. Well,...
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...
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 for...