Study: Keeping Experienced Nurses is Key To Better HospitalizationsIt's no surprise that more experienced and better-educated nurses would give better care and result in shorter hospital stays, according to Patricia Eakin, a registered nurse and president of PASNAP, a Pennsylvania union for registered nurses and allied professionals.
Obtaining A Ph.D. Was The Best Decision In An Educational Career For A Philadelphia Chief Nurse"The most valuable educational decision I made was to obtain a Ph.D.," says Dr. Victoria Rich of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center.
Health Care Career Opportunities Are Abundant In The Philadelphia MarketPhiladelphia has many great health care organizations so there is a lot of opportunity for career growth as well as professional development.
Do Not ResuscitateA Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) order is a type of legal form that indicates that a patient should not be offered CPR or other life sustaining measures. When does it apply?
Nursing School Graduates Having More Trouble Finding WorkLook through the nursing help-wanteds and you'll see many want experience, often two years or more.
Nurses Under StressOne field with growing responsibility and tremendous stress is nursing. The Joint Commission keeps an eye on this in evaluating hospital safety.
Widener University Gives High School Students A Peek At A Career In NursingWidener University School of Nursing is holding it's 11th annual Nursing Workshop for high school students at 11 a.m. Thursday.
More Career Support For BoysWith male-dominated fields such as construction now stagnant, an article in <em>Education Week</em> asserts that boys should explore female-dominated fields.
Local Nursing School Grads Jammed by Area Joblock