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Choosing Between 8 or 12 Hour Shifts for Nurses

Posted by Grace Youn on Jan 24, 2017 2:51:52 PM

 

As a nurse, you will find that different employers have different policies regarding the length of nursing shifts. Some might offer 8-hour shifts, while others opt for 12-hour shifts. This has been a source of debate in the past.

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Topics: career, public, nursing

Job Security: U.S. Still Faces Major Nurse Shortage

Posted by Alicia Robinson on Jul 26, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Did you know the United States has more people over the age of 65 now than ever before?

Over the next 20 years, it is projected that the nursing shortage will only get worse as the Baby Boomer generation, the largest concentration of older adults, reaches retirement age.

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Topics: jobs, career, nursing

5 Pioneering Men in Nursing History

Posted by Alicia Robinson on Jun 9, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Did you know that, until the 1500s, most nurses were actually men? Some of the earliest nurses were priests, including St. Camillus de Lellis, one of the patron saints of nurses! 

Thanks to these 5 trailblazers, those who fought for the right to be a male nurse, the number of men in the nursing profession continues to increase.

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Topics: career, nursing, male nurses

Military Appreciation Month: Nurses in the Military

Posted by Grace Youn on May 11, 2016 9:30:00 AM

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We would like to give special attention and appreciation for nurses in the military, as part of May's Military Appreciation Month.

Thank you for your service.

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Topics: career, nursing, military appreciation month

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