The nursing assistant shortage could be in the US by 2020

Nursing assistants are a vital part of our healthcare system and they are essential for all aspects of the nursing home, including nursing home care planning and management.They are highly trained and highly skilled.There is no shortage of nurses, so they are needed for many of the functions in a nursing home.In the past, there have been instances where a nursing assistant is not needed.In such...

What to know about nursing assistant jobs in 2018

Nursing assistant jobs have grown rapidly in recent years, with more than 1.6 million openings last year.Here's what you need to know to make sure you're hiring for a nursing assistant position in your state.1.What is a nursing aide?A nursing assistant is an employee who works with patients to help them stay healthy and maintain their health.They're usually employed in a hospital or nursing...

How to earn a decent $100k neonatal nurse’s salary

NICU nurse salaries are in the stratosphere.You can earn $100,000 per year and still get a decent paycheck, according to a recent Forbes article.The article cites a recent study that found that nurses earning between $100K and $200K per year earn the same as the typical US doctor.The nurses earned less than the average nurse for the same job, but the difference was because they were paid...