Opportunities for Certified Nursing Assistants

A career in healthcare is a smart choice for many. The field not only has many current opportunities, but the projections show that those who have completed nursing assistant school will have long-term job security as the demand for certified nursing assistants, or CNAs, continues to grow. Often those who have only recently become certified […]

The Future is Bright for Certified Nursing Assistants

When looking for a new career, many want to know that the career they choose will provide job security and the potential for growth and advancement. It is important to choose a career that is in high demand. Becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is a field that is not only in demand at the […]

Jobs in Healthcare Offer Stable Careers

During these uncertain times amid the Coronavirus crisis, job security has become a big concern. Workers continue to find themselves facing reduced hours and layoffs. However, there is one employment sector experiencing tremendous growth. And that is healthcare. Healthcare jobs dominate US News & World Report’s 2021 list of 100 Best Jobs. 42 careers on […]

Successful Nursing Assistants Keep Their Soft Skills on Point

Nursing work is made up of both hard skills and soft skills. Most nursing assistants are prepared to train for the hard skills and are excited to get started. They’re anxious to take vitals, insert IVs, and administer medication. But many nursing assistant students have never heard of soft skills. What are the soft skills […]

Becoming a CNA May Be the Best Thing You Can Do

“I can’t go back to school, I need to…” If this sounds like you, you’ve probably found reason after reason not to go back to school, but becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) may be the best thing you can do. Attending nursing assistant school is a fantastic way to elevate your ability to earn […]

7 Study Habits of Successful Nursing Students

To be successful in nursing school-whether you’re attending a four year college or looking at an STNA program -you’ll find that you need to fit life in around your studies, rather than trying to fit studies into your life. Nursing school can be demanding, and no matter how successful you’ve been in academics before, you’ll […]

Is it Possible to Work Full Time and Go to Nursing School?

Many adults are trying to balance a job while furthering their education. Working part-time and going to school full-time sounds like a full schedule. Working full-time and going to school part-time sounds like a lot to balance. Both seem to indicate a busy life, although manageable with some organization.

Exploring the Difference Between a CMA and an STNA

Becoming either a certified medical assistant (CMA) or a state tested nursing assistant (STNA) is a true accomplishment for anyone. Both positions pay well and also command a reasonable degree of respect in the medical community. Still, the two positions are not at all identical. Here is a quick rundown of the principal differences between […]

Getting Into Nursing Schools Without Pre-Requisites

Interested in attending nursing school, but afraid you’ll lack the pre-requisites for a good program? Fortunately, there are many ways for a high-school graduate or someone with equivalent credentials to begin training as a nurse immediately, with minimal requirements. Today, we’ll look at what you might need to begin something like a Certified Nursing Assistant […]

Preparing for Nursing School While You’re Still in High School

Nursing is an in-demand profession that requires training, compassion, and perseverance. Choosing to become a nurse after high school graduation is a fantastic way to ensure that you have a long and rewarding career path ahead, surrounded by amazing medical professionals.