Why a nurse is making $70,000 to $150,000

Nurses are making about $70 to $120,000 a year at their most prestigious training schools, but that's only if they've earned their degree, according to a new report.Nurses who work in schools in New York and California are also making about that much.That's despite the fact that the number of nurses in the two states has shrunk by about 20 percent over the past decade.The nurses who have gotten...

Ontario nurse registry for new parents

An Ontario nurse who was allegedly harassed on social media after being named as a registrant on a new parents registry has been identified by her employer as a nurse assistant who worked at the Ontario Nurses' Union (ONU) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).According to the Ontario Provincial Police, the woman was on leave from the ONU on Tuesday after being placed on leave...

Nursing specialties are no longer a requirement for nursing degrees

Nursing specialities are no more required for a nursing degree in Australia, despite the trend towards more graduates pursuing these specialties.With more than 70 per cent of the nation's nursing graduates now working in nursing, the issue of requiring graduates to be in a nursing speciality was raised during the Federal Government's first budget, when the minister for the health portfolio, Simon...

Which nursing degree is right for you?

Nursing specialties include physical therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, occupational health, rehabilitation, and rehabilitation medicine.These disciplines are also commonly referred to as physical therapists.Some people, like a nursing assistant or an RN, also practice nursing.In general, the more education you have, the better you will be able to do your job as a nursing home...