Interesting Infographics for Nurses

For all of you nursing students the link below contains some really interesting infographics about the career boom in the field of nursing and how it relates to healthcare.  I found it particularly interesting, which states are hiring the most nurses and they type of nurse (area of specialty) that is in demand.  90% of nurses report being satisfied with their career choice – that is pretty outstanding.  This provides a lot of interesting information in a matter of minutes, check it out!

http://news.healthecareers.com/2015/05/nursing-usa-infographic-the-state-of-americas-nursing-industry/?type=email&source=admin-052315&respmid=052315_Admin&resprid=14940643

 

Heroes into Health Care: Veterans Entering the Nursing Workforce

This is an interesting article about a program called: Heroes into Health Care: Veterans Entering the Nursing Workforce” by the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Like or Health IT certificate programs it too trains veterans to make them employable in the healthcare industry.

http://www.recorder.com/news/fivecollegeareanews/13515713-95/umass-amherst-gets-1m-to-help-veterans-enter-nursing-workforce