People 65 years and older will soon make up more than 20% of the US population. Regardless, geriatric medical care is still an exceedingly rare specialty. With life expectancy on the rise and coverage costs falling, you can expect ample opportunities to serve your community and build a rewarding career. It’s high time to bolster this … Continued
Colorado Christian University prides itself on offering the next generation of nurses one of the most advanced, comprehensive nursing degree programs in the country. The online RN-BSN degree program is very popular and is designed for currently registered nurses who want to advance and complete their BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing). CCU also offers a regular Bachelor of Science in Nursing, an intensive, state-of-the-art nursing education experience where students are challenged to become compassionate healthcare workers who have dedicated their lives to saving others. Please visit the CCU website admissions pages for RN-BSN nursing degree admissions and the BSN admission requirements as they are different.
Nurses find joy in helping others; it’s why they do what they do. But not all nursing specialties are created equal, so finding the right field or specialization among the different types of nursing fields can make a big difference in your income potential. To help you get ideas for your career, here are the … Continued
The next time you start your nursing shift, be glad you’re not clocking in back in 1887 when some wild rules governed nursing practice standards. By that time, the Civil War had already helped give rise to the practice of nursing in hospitals instead of at people’s home. It also catapulted nursing into a credentialed … Continued
Nurses are a notoriously hygienic bunch, washing their hands multiple times each day. Mix in the harsh winter weather, and you can end up with itchy, chapped, dehydrated skin. The answer to extremely dry hands is not to stop the washing, but rather to add a rich and soothing hand lotion to your routine. We … Continued
While many choose their career path based upon their passions, interests and talents; salary potential is also a key player when it comes to decided what, and what level of education to pursue. A career in nursing can be fairly lucrative depending on which nursing degree programs you choose, and in which parts of the … Continued