Working In Memory Care

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Memory care facilities are designed to accommodate people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or other forms of cognitive impairment. There are many different types of memory care facilities available, from those that are short-term and temporary to long-term facilities that offer 24/7 care. Here are a few things to know about working in memory care. The goal … Read More

Make The Most Of Your Per Diem Shift Income

How Much Are You Really Making from Your per Diem Shift? No matter your profession, tax time is a time that we all hope we have had our withholding set to the best selections (on the W-4) or have set aside enough money from “non-employment income” throughout the past year. Why? So we’re not stuck with an unexpected tax bill … Read More

Choosing a Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree

Choosing a Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DPN) degree was first introduced in 2004. Its primary focus is to offer a doctorate level of clinical preparedness. But what does it really offer a nurse over other advanced degrees such as the Master of Science in Nursing? Here’s an overview of what a DNP offers, why nurses get one, and the benefits of … Read More

The Benefits of Getting a Nursing Certification

The Benefits of Getting a Nursing Certification

Becoming a nurse and gaining related experience working in the field requires a lot of time and dedication. Obtaining a nursing certification on top of this is something that may not appeal to some nurses. But getting a nurse certification does have its benefits. This post offers an overview of what a certification can do for a registered nurse’s career. … Read More

Why You Should Get Your Master of Science in Nursing

Why You Should Get Your Master of Science in Nursing

Having credentials in addition to your RN license can prove to be beneficial for those in certain specialties or if you’re working as a travel nurse. One credential to consider is a Master of Science in Nursing or MSN. More positions are starting to require it or another advanced degree. This article talks about how and why you should get … Read More