Nursing Career

UPMC Nursing Career Ladder
UPMC Nursing Career Ladder
Job Title: Nursing Assistant Job ID: 2084438 Status: Regular/Temporary: Facility: UPMC Mercy Department: Location: 1400 Locust Street, Pittsburgh PA 15218 Job Summary The work as an NA or PCT is both challenging and very rewarding. Many find this to be a wonderful life long career. Others may choose…
Nursing a Grudge
Nursing a Grudge
This book was terriblewhich is probably why it was free! I m guessing that the author has never had or been around children herself. As a mother if three, the mommy parts of the book were completely implausible. When I read the author bio at the back, there was no mention of being a mother-and what…
Nursing 8 Rights
Nursing 8 Rights
Nova Corcoran, will be hosting this week’s ENB twitter chat on Wednesday the 19th of November between 8-9pm focusing on ‘the rights of the child in nursing and healthcare’ Participating in the twitter chat requires a Twitter account; if you do not already have one you can create an account at Once you…
Nursing Careers Overseas
Nursing Careers Overseas
I am not sure exactly where to start, so I ll start from the beginning. For several years I had contemplated traveling abroad working as a nurse for the US government. At the time, I was an employee of the Indian Health Service with two dependents. I had applied off and on but nothing ever happened…
Nursing higher Ed
Nursing higher Ed
The nursing group and the accreditor blame each other for the standoff, in increasingly shrill and accusatory language. Pinpointing the precise motivations for the intransigence is difficult, but money, power and competition are all likely factors. Nursing educators care less about the reasons for the…
Nursing Career Options
Nursing Career Options
Cardiac (heart) Care Nurse: See Telemetry/Cardiac Care Nurse Case Manager: Is responsible for patient education/monitoring the patient s well being, identifying resources, and coordinating care for a specific/targeted patient populations. The role of the Case Manager may vary, and in some settings, may…