Is a Career in Practical Nursing right for me?
There’s no question the healthcare industry would not be the same without the services of the healthcare heroes doing the important work of patient care. We’re talking about nurses, but more specifically, practical nurses. If you’re considering pursuing a career as a practical nurse but aren’t sure if it’s the right path for your future, […]
What is a Practical Nurse and how do I become one?
It’s hard to imagine a more heroic or rewarding profession than the nursing profession. Maybe that’s because no matter what type of nurse you are, you’re earning a living by helping others on a daily basis. So, what does a practical nurse do and how do you become one of these healthcare heroes? Let’s break […]
What are the different types of nurses?
As the third largest industry in the U.S., it’s not surprising that the healthcare industry has many professionals keeping the wheels turning. From administrative healthcare workers to doctors, surgeons, and so many others, it takes a lot of skilled professionals to deliver the care that so many people depend on every day. One particular segment […]
Intro to Practical Nursing Program
With the healthcare industry growing at a rapid pace, the demand for licensed practical nurses in growing right along with it. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an increase of nearly 69,000 new jobs for licensed practical nurses by 2030.* To meet the demand for these healthcare heroes, Caris College is pleased to […]