Posts Tagged ‘practical nurse’

Addressing the Shortage of Practical Nurses: Initiatives and Solutions

Did you know that nursing is one of the largest professions in the U.S. healthcare workforce? Nurses offer patient care across hospitals, doctor’s offices, nursing homes, public health facilities, hospice programs, and home health agencies. Nurses save lives and improve a patient’s quality of care. That means nurses are vital to the healthcare industry. That is…

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The Challenges and Rewards of Becoming a Practical Nurse

If you want a rewarding and challenging career, choose a profession that matches your interests, aptitudes, and career goals. If you’re considering becoming a practical nurse, it’s important to explore what training involves and how the work aligns with your values before moving forward. Nursing has many rewards, but it also has its challenges. Why…

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What to Expect in a Practical Nursing Clinical Rotation

Vocational school nursing programs are a fusion of classroom, laboratory, and hands-on education. Clinical rotations, the last phase of training, bring together everything nursing students learn from day one. But what exactly is involved, and what can you expect from the time you’ll spend practicing your nursing skills in a healthcare facility? Let’s explore the…

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