Archive for August, 2011

The Link Between Unemployment And The Need For LPNs

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

As the economy continues to falter, employers continue layoffs or remain reluctant to hire, those without jobs and those who have lost their jobs also lost their health care. Employees who lose their job are able to remain on the company’s health care plan under Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA).  However, the coverage becomes [...]

Education First – Prerequisites For Nursing

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

In the event that that you will be heading towards a field of study to get the much desirable Nursing or LPN degree, you should be aware there are prerequisites for nursing in which everyone requires when it comes to achieving a certification. Although just about every program may differ somewhat, generally there remain specific [...]

What Is A Forensic Nurse Practitioner?

Sunday, August 14th, 2011

Forensic nurse practitioners are actually taught to identify, gather as well as protect evidence when dealing with patient injury.  An issue which is vital at a crime scene setting. The forensic health care worker or examiner simultaneously operates alongside medical center personnel acquiring along with recording evidence at the same time they are caring for [...]

What You Need to Know About Nurse Training

Sunday, August 7th, 2011

Working as a nurse as part of a professional health care team can be a rewarding career choice. Nursing requires not only medical training, but also development of other professional skills such as the ability to communicate effectively with patients. Nurse training programs provide an academic foundation in nursing practices reinforced by a clinical practicum. [...]