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  It isn’t difficult to see why physical therapists are in a sector of healthcare that is predicted to skyrocket for 2018 and beyond. The current and future need for physical therapists is going to be great- that’s a reasonable assumption even without data to back it up. Given the growth of the senior population… Read more »

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Nursing can be an incredibly rewarding career, no matter the venue. However nursing volunteers in countries most desperately in need of healthcare are reaping the satisfaction of enormous fulfillment, even under dire circumstances. Aiding in countries hardest hit by poverty, natural disasters and disease often provides concrete evidence that what nursing volunteers are doing is… Read more »

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        There’s no disputing the nursing shortage crisis that exists in the US, but we do seem to be headed for a disaster if it isn’t remedied very soon. Nursing is one of the most noble of professions, and one to which many good and nurturing individuals feel called. Unfortunately there is… Read more »

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Setting goals is a fundamental component to achieving longterm success in any career or personal endeavor. For those in nursing understanding your objectives and setting nursing goals is instrumental in helping you stay the course. All too often those in nursing can become overwhelmed by the demands of coworkers, patients, and ever-changing shifts. It’s difficult… Read more »

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    Ethical concerns for nurses and other healthcare professionals can arise at any given time. Addressing your concerns can be a little bit tricky. You certainly don’t want to step on the toes-nor wishes-of your patients and their families, however you do have a professional responsibility to adhere to a certain code of ethics…. Read more »

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  The demand for Allied Health professionals has never been greater. These medical professionals are part of the team that provides patients with a means to carry out a thorough care plan. The need to build this medical support group in clinics, hospitals and nursing care facilities creates ample opportunities for those who work as… Read more »

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Developing clinical leadership is essential to the success of patient care and management in all facets of healthcare. These clinical leadership roles must be filled and maintained by employees who exhibit the optimum in both their ability to adapt to the circumstances and maintain an influence over coworkers, including team members and management. In your… Read more »

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  Becoming a nurse practitioner (NP) can be achieved in a number of ways. All NP’s are registered nurses who have advanced their education to earn a masters of science in nursing, at minimum. Some nurse practitioners go on to earn a graduate degree in their field of specialty such as geriatrics, pediatrics, gynecology, and… Read more »

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The amazing benefits of being a travel nurse are priceless-especially for those who crave change and adventure. Changing landscapes and settings, being exposed to entirely new skillsets and protocols, and the freedom to explore, learn, and experience people, places and lifestyle beyond the familiar is an adventure you’ll remember and treasure forever. 6 Enticing Benefits… Read more »

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Both the nurse practitioner and physicians assistant are an integral part of the solution to the growing healthcare crisis in the United States. Both NP’s and PA’s provide cost-effective patient care, preventative care, and health promotion through community outreach programs. Both are established clinicians and both must complete a masters program and be certified in… Read more »