Medical personnel

Stories of Hope from the Front Lines of COVID-19

What Inspires Our Medical Heroes During the Pandemic? As the coronavirus spreads and as the death toll rises, it can be easy to lose hope. A silent and deadly enemy, the COVID-19 pandemic has been terrifying. And with now more than 23,500 deaths and over half a million infected in the United States alone, that […]

Open Learn by Open University

15 Free Online Learning Tools For Coronavirus Quarantine

From design to coding to zoology, here are ten sites offering free online courses We’re all slowly adjusting to life in the “new normal”—a time of social distancing, shelter-in-place orders, canceled classes, and working from home. It can be easy to resign ourselves to binging on Netflix and carbs, which is perfectly excusable (in moderation). […]

COVID-19 Pandemic

On The Front Lines: The Role of Nurses During a Pandemic

Storybook heroes wear capes. True heroes wear scrubs. The virus that causes COVID-19 burst onto the world stage unexpectedly, quickly becoming a global pandemic and grinding entire cities, states, and economies to a halt. The suddenness of the Coronavirus caught many off-guard, but fortunately, the largest trained contingent of healthcare workers around the world were […]

Physical Therapist Assistant with patient

The 20 Highest Paying Cities for Physical Therapist Assistants in 2020

These U.S. Cities Pay Physical Therapist Assistants the Highest Salaries based on Cost of Living Physical therapy plays one of the most important functions in our health system. In the event of a physical injury or illness, physical therapists are relied upon by millions of people to restore their health and mobility. That is why […]

How to Become a Pediatric Nurse

How to Become a Pediatric Nurse?

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary One of the many perks of nursing is you can specialize in the area of healthcare where you feel most passionate. All nursing specialties have a distinct set of job responsibilities, patient groups, and work environments. Most specializations also require unique academic qualifications and certifications. (Click […]

How to Become a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

How to Become a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner?

Duties, Responsibilities, Schooling, Requirements, Certifications, Job Outlook, and Salary Upon entering the field, registered nurses (RNs) gain experience by working with a wide variety of patient groups. After gaining that experience, some nurses choose to advance their careers by becoming specialized in a particular healthcare field or patient category. As a registered nurse, you have […]