Nurses are caring individuals, which is why many are naturally drawn to the profession. Although the work is rewarding, nurses are often faced with stressful workdays, long hours and unpredictable schedules.
Stretching back nearly 170 years, the history of nursing is a rich and fascinating one. See our infographic below for a timeline of significant events in nursing history.
Join Texas Woman's University in honoring the Year of the Nurse by looking back at recent changes in nursing practice.
The nursing profession has evolved tremendously since the birth of Florence Nightingale two centuries ago. But how has it shifted in modern times?
Nurse practitioners (NPs) can choose from multiple specializations, including adult geriatric (AGNP) certification and family nurse practitioner (FNP). Both paths offer bright outlooks. But if you’re debating about AGNP vs. FNP careers, this blog will shed light on common considerations.
If you’re researching how to become a nurse practitioner in California, you may already know that it's listed as one of the best jobs in the nation.
As you consider becoming a nurse practitioner, it's likely you will be wondering about nurse practitioner salary. Before enrolling in a program, you may ask yourself:
Men have a long history in nursing, and now there are more male nurse practitioners and registered nurses than ever before. Still, when compared with women, men continue to be underrepresented.