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!
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.