Nursing Jobs & Careers

Clinical Nurse Leader Programs for RNs

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Clinical nurse leader programs are offered by a few colleges. In 2006, there were only 10 CNL programs in the US. The number has grown since that time due to increased demand. The program entails 16 months of clinical and classroom study. Once the courses are completed, you will be eligible to take the clinical [...]

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Why Nursing Care is in Danger

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Nursing theorist Jean Watson once said that caring is the essence of nursing practice. It is what nursing is all about. Florence Nightingale certainly exemplified this caring quality with her work during the Crimean War. Over the next several decades, nursing leaders have solidified this characterization of nursing. However, recent changes threaten to strip the [...]

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What Are Travel Nursing Jobs?

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Travel nursing jobs have multiplied in recent years due to the nursing shortage. Hospitals and other health facilities are always looking for available nurses to augment their staff. They work with travel nursing agencies to select, hire and deploy potential candidates. Many nurses want to enter this type of career because it offers better pay [...]

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What Do Travel Nursing Agencies Require?

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Travel nursing agencies are companies that arrange the temporary working contract between traveling nurses and hospitals. These companies are partners or sub-contractors of medical facilities that help them find qualified travel nurses to fill temporary positions and quick assignments. There are hundreds of these agencies operating in the United States. They have existed for decades [...]

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