Nov 24, 2015
Getting into Nursing School is a great accomplishment and, while you are probably excited and nervous all at once, there are certain strategies you can take to ensure your transition into the program is as smooth as possible.
Nov 20, 2015
When we think of hospitals, we think of sick people, and getting shots, and nurses sticking needles in our arms. But, you may be surprised to learn that a large portion of the healthcare jobs available are considered “non-clinical” – meaning you’re not directly involved with patient care. These are the jobs that require not just healthcare knowledge, but a big chunk of business savvy.
Nov 17, 2015
Medical Professionals face challenges that normal people don't always understand. Here are 10 GIFs that will resonate with anyone in the medical field. To all the ones that wear scrubs and take care of us when we are sick, you guys are the real MVPs.
Nov 12, 2015
It's no secret that veterans have a hard time finding work after stepping out of the military world and into a civilian environment. Arguably, one of the best routes veterans can go in their careers, is into the healthcare field. Vets have all the necessary skills for hospital jobs, and, if they use their time wisely while enlisted and get the proper credentials, they could land a great healthcare job after entering back into the civilian world.
Nov 10, 2015
With The Affordable Care Act in full swing, hospitals and care institutions are seeing an influx in patients and finding themselves understaffed and overworked. If you have a Registered Nurse (RN) Degree, this is great news because you are in high demand.
Nov 5, 2015
Medical Professionals who work shifts know all too well that stress is the name of the game.
Nov 3, 2015
Regardless of which profession you’re in, or what type of job you’re looking for, we all want basically the same thing: great work environment, job fulfillment, and great pay. But there are other factors one must consider when choosing a career path. One of the main factors to contemplate, is where you want to work and the best places for your chosen field. A great salary isn't a great salary if taxes and living expenses eat up most of your paycheck.
Oct 29, 2015
Food is important. Especially when working long hours, as do most healthcare professionals. That's why we need to practice mindful eating and build a healthy relationship with our food. It's hard to eat healthy on the job and easy to grab the simplest thing we can when we are short on time.
Oct 27, 2015
In a busy hospital environment, the last thing you need is a team member, supervisor, doctor, etc. with whom you cannot get along. When you’re spending anywhere from eight hours or more with your co-workers, these people will have a significant impact on your daily life.
Oct 22, 2015
It's no surprise by now that women make less money than men--about .78 cents per every dollar a man makes. What might be surprising is how far the disparity spreads through different career fields, especially in healthcare.