It is common knowledge that more education can mean more benefits to your life and career. But how exactly does a bachelor’s or master’s in nursing pan out? What options are available for a nurse looking to earn a BSN or MSN? Western Governors University looks at the benefits in the following infographic.
The value of education in nursing has never been higher. According to a new study, higher education for nurses could mean the difference between life and death. Nursing is the fastest-growing occupation in the healthcare industry, with over 500,000 new jobs to be created by 2018. Since nurses already make up the majority of the industry, that’s a lot of growth.
Nursing is one of the most diverse and rewarding fields in the healthcare industry. Current projected job growth is strong, with nursing shortages being high. Statistics show that California, Texas and Florida have the highest numbers of vacancies, each with over 100,000.
The demand for nurse practitioners is slated to double by 2020. This infographic from takes a look at how this career officially got started in the 60′s, rapidly growing popularity through the present. It also takes a look at some statistics behind the profession and what it takes to pursue such a career choice.
This infographic presents shocking comparisons between gender and ethnicity equality in the current nursing workforce. Topics are exposed such as modern pay inequality lack of cultural and gender diversity in the workplace, age representation in the profession, and changes in the nurse population over time according to the U.S. Census.
Why are nurses so amazing? They are caring, kind, knowledgeable and patient. They love unconditionally and nurse us back to great health. Uniform Advantage wishes all super nurses a Happy Nurses Week and has dedicated this infographic to you for your hard work and caring nature. Thank you for all that you do.
Hubert Givenchy said it well, “The dress must follow the body of a woman, not the body following the shape of the dress.” When you get to know your body shape, and most of us tend to focus on those areas we are not happy with, you become more confident in the process and start focusing on what makes you unique getting to know every inch and curve.
Being in the hospital is never fun, but it can be made better by knowing how to interact with your nurse. Check out the following infographic to earn about the nursing code and what to expect from your nurse and how to help them help you.
How do your patients view you when you wear a particular color scrub uniform? Approachable, caring, friendly or standoffish and inattentive? When you enter their room with a colorful scrub or one with prints, you see and feel the effects of the scrub colors on you and your immediate environment. It can lift their spirits and they are more open and comfortable with you versus dark colors that are cold and cause them to change their attitudes toward you negatively.
Nurses have one of the most dangerous jobs around. From assaults to verbal abuse, nurses need to be constantly on guard. Top RN to BSN has created an infographic entitled “The Dark Side of Nursing”, detailing just how dangerous being a nurse can be, along with how nurses can protect themselves.
This infographic provides a snapshot of what has happened in the years since the Affordable Care Act was conceptualized and enacted, in addition to showing how nurse practitioners are contributing to primary care.
Choosing a career in healthcare often stems from the desire to care for people. Statistics from the Unison survey titled “Patient and Nursing Care at Breaking Point” suggest that those employed within what is often coined as the ‘Caring’ profession, are struggling to find the time to provide the decent patient care that attracted them to the vocation in the first place. The implications of this are far reaching, with worries regarding medical negligence at the forefront of many health care professionals’ minds.
Starting nursing school tends to morph the average person into a new species. What do nursing students look like? This infographic takes a light-hearted look at what it’s like to be a nursing student.
It’s no secret that the nursing profession is one of the most demanding fields in healthcare today. This infographic explores a few career paths available to nursing professionals as a result of continued education. Additionally, the piece highlights job outlook, economical benefits, personal satisfaction and other key facts and figures related to these specializations.